A Career in Theoretical Physics

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World Scientific, 1994 - Science - 678 pages
Theory of ferroelectric behaviour of barium titanate. Use of stochastic methods in line broadening problems. Theory of dirty superconductors.
 

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Contents

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Magnetic State Mott Insulators
113
Electronic Structure
131
Coherent Matter Field Phenomena in Superfluids
143
Considerations on the Flow of Superfluid Helium
165
MultipleScattering Theory and Resonances in Transition Metals
179
The Kondo Effect I
217
Superconductivity in the Past and Future
245
Chemical Pseudopotentials
453
Some Remarks on Strong ElectronPhonon Coupling Metals
463
A Bridge between Biology Statistical Mechanics and Computer Science
495
Measurement in Quantum Theory and the Problem of Complex Systems
501
Broken Symmetry
502
Its Not Over Till the Fat Lady Sings
515
A Scaling Law Rescued
525
Is There a Phase Transition?
528

15 Macroscopic Coherence and Superfluidity
263
Theory and Experiment
273
SpaceTime and Scaling Techniques in the Kondo Problem
281
Comments on the Maximum Superconducting Transition Temperature
287
Comment on Model for an Exciton Mechanism of Superconductivity
299
Conference Summary
303
Asymptotically Exact Methods in the Kondo Problem
311
ManyBody Effects at Surfaces
333
Uses of Solid State Analogies in Elementary Particle Theory
363
Possible Consequences of Negative U Centers in Amorphous Materials
389
Survey of Theories of Spin Glass
395
A Frontier of Theoretical Physics
413
Some General Thoughts about Broken Symmetry
419
Vortex Line Pinning in the Crust Superfluid
431
Localization Redux
445
Theory Raises its Head
529
Real Power Brought to Bear
533
Spin Glass as Cornucopia
535
Spin Glass as Paradigm
537
Valence Instabilities and Related NarrowBand Phenomena
539
1N Approach
548
The Problem of Fluctuating Valence in fElectron Metals
562
Some Ideas on the Aesthetics of Science
569
Theoretical Paradigms for the Sciences of Complexity
584
Insulators Magnets Solids and Superconductors as Aspects of StrongRepulsion Theory
595
The Central Dogmas
637
When Does it Trash Fermi Liquid Theory?
657
Experimental Constraints on the Theory of HighT Superconductivity
673
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