Volume 855 2012

Ten Physical Applications of Spectral Zeta Functions

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ISBN: 978-3-642-29404-4 (Print) 978-3-642-29405-1 (Online)

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XIV

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    Pages 1-22

    Introduction and Outlook

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    Pages 23-48

    Mathematical Formulas Involving the Different Zeta Functions

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    Pages 49-66

    A Treatment of the Non-polynomial Contributions: Application to Calculate Partition Functions of Strings and Membranes

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    Pages 67-93

    Analytical and Numerical Study of Inhomogeneous Epstein and Epstein–Hurwitz Zeta Functions

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    Pages 95-118

    Physical Application: The Casimir Effect

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    Pages 119-145

    Five Physical Applications of the Inhomogeneous Generalized Epstein–Hurwitz Zeta Functions

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    Pages 147-174

    Miscellaneous Applications Combining Zeta with Other Regularization Procedures

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    Pages 175-187

    Applications to Gravity, Strings and p-Branes

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    Pages 189-200

    Eleventh Application: Topological Symmetry Breaking in Self-Interacting Theories

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    Pages 201-213

    Twelfth Application: Cosmology and the Quantum Vacuum

  12. Back Matter

    Pages 215-227