Book 2014

Portrait of Gunnar Källén

A Physics Shooting Star and Poet of Early Quantum Field Theory

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ISBN: 978-3-319-00626-0 (Print) 978-3-319-00627-7 (Online)

Table of contents (98 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxviii

  2. Youth, Career, Personality, Legacy, Family and Fatal Accident

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      Bengt Källén: The Childhood and Youth of Gunnar Källén

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      As a Young University Student

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      Two Men of Utmost Importance: Pauli and Gustafson

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      The Young Källén at “Pauli’s Court”

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      Introducing Himself

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      As a Staff Member of the Newborn CERN

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      Professorship at Lund University

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      Kind to Students Tough on Celebrities, Scientific Honesty and Sharp Tongue

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      Pages 39-41

      A Trustworthy and Popular “Helpdesk”

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      Pages 43-45

      Making Errors

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      Pages 47-50

      Language, Literature, Music and Sports

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      Pages 51-53

      Sense of Humor and on Committees

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      Pages 55-60

      On Scientific Publications and Journals

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      Pages 61-64

      On the 1965 Nobel Prize in Physics to Feynman, Schwinger and Tomonaga

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      Pages 65-68

      Källén-Schwinger Clash of Personalities

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      Pages 69-71

      Källén and Not Richard Feynman But His Diagrams

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      Pages 73-75

      On the International Scene

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      Pages 77-79

      Källén’s Scientific Legacy

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      Pages 81-87

      The “Handbook” Article

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      Pages 89-90

      R. Stora: Källén’s Constant M

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