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"Geometry and Physics" addresses mathematicians desirous to comprehend sleek physics, and physicists eager to examine geometry. It provides an creation to trendy quantum box idea and comparable components of theoretical high-energy physics from the viewpoint of Riemannian geometry, and an creation to fashionable geometry as wanted and used in glossy physics. Jürgen Jost, a widely known learn mathematician and complicated textbook writer, additionally develops very important geometric innovations and strategies that may be used for the constructions of physics. particularly, he discusses the Lagrangians of the traditional version and its supersymmetric extensions from a geometrical perspective.

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