Symmetries in Physics

Group Theory Applied to Physical Problems

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ISBN: 978-3-642-97031-3 (Print) 978-3-642-97029-0 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XI

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    Pages 1-3

    Introduction

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    Pages 4-17

    Elements of the Theory of Finite Groups

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    Pages 18-46

    Discrete Symmetry Groups

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    Pages 47-86

    Representations of Finite Groups

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    Pages 87-125

    Irreducible Representations of Special Groups

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    Pages 126-138

    Tensor Operators and Expectation Values

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    Pages 139-182

    Molecular Spectra

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    Pages 183-202

    Selection Rules and Matrix Elements

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    Pages 203-229

    Representations of Space Groups

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    Pages 230-265

    Excitation Spectra and Selection Rules in Crystals

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    Pages 266-310

    Lie Groups and Lie Algebras

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    Pages 311-317

    Representations by Young Diagrams. The Method of Irreducible Tensors

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    Pages 318-349

    Applications of the Theory of Continuous Groups

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    Pages 350-405

    Internal Symmetries and Gauge Theories

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 406-463