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Title Foundations of space and time [electronic resource] : reflections on quantum gravity / edited by Jeff Murugan, Amanda Weltman & George F.R. Ellis.
Publication Info. Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource.
Note Description based on print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. The problem with quantum gravity Jeff Murugan, Amanda Weltman and George F. R. Eliis; 2. A dialogue on the nature of gravity Thanu Padmanabhan; 3. Effective theories and modifications of gravity Cliff Burgess; 4. The small scale structure of spacetime Steve Carlip; 5. Ultraviolet divergences in supersymmetric theories Kellog Stelle; 6. Cosmological quantum billiards Axel Kleinschmidt and Hermann Nicolai; 7. Progress in RNS string theory and pure spinors Dimitri Polyakov; 8. Recent trends in superstring phenomenology Massimo Bianchi; 9. Emergent spacetime Robert de Mello Koch and Jeff Murugan; 10. Loop quantum gravity Hanno Sahlmann; 11. Loop quantum gravity and cosmology Martin Bojowald; 12. The microscopic dynamics of quantum space as a group field theory Daniele Oriti; 13. Causal dynamical triangulations and the quest for quantum gravity Jan Ambjørn, J. Jurkiewicz and Renate Loll; 14. Proper time is stochastic time in 2D quantum gravity Jan Ambjorn, Renate Loll, Y. Watabiki, W. Westra and S. Zohren; 15. Logic is to the quantum as geometry is to gravity Rafael Sorkin; 16. Causal sets: discreteness without symmetry breaking Joe Henson; 17. The Big Bang, quantum gravity, and black-hole information loss Roger Penrose; Index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Space and time.
Quantum gravity.
Added Author Murugan, Jeff.
Weltman, Amanda.
Ellis, George F. R. (George Francis Rayner)
Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780521114400 0521114403 (DLC) 2011000387
ISBN 0511920997 (electronic bk.)
9780511920998 (electronic bk.)
9780521114400 (hardback)
0521114403 (hardback)
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