Julian Schwinger: The Physicist, the Teacher, and the Man

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Yee Jack Ng
World Scientific, 1996 - Science - 195 pages
1. Recollections of Julian Schwinger / A. Klein -- 2. Schwinger's response to the award of an honorary degree at Nottingham; Schwinger's "The Greening of Quantum Field Theory: George and I" / F. Dyson -- 3. The uses and implications of curved-spacetime propagators: a personal view / B. DeWitt -- 4. Overview of density functional theory / W. Kohn -- 5a. Julian Schwinger memorial tribute / D. Saxon -- 6. Julian Schwinger - personal recollections / P.C. Martin -- 7. Julian Schwinger - personal recollections / K. Johnson -- 8. Julian Schwinger - personal recollections / S. Deser -- 9. Julian Schwinger: The QED period at Michigan and the source theory period at UCLA / R. Finkelstein -- 5b. Julian Schwinger memorial tribute / D. Saxon -- 10. Schwinging a sorcerer's wand: Julian and I / Y.J. Ng -- 11. Julian Schwinger - reminiscences and nuclear physics / H. Feshbach -- 12. An important Schwinger legacy: theoretical tools / L. Brown -- 13. The road to electroweak unification / S. Glashow -- 14. Julian Schwinger: source theory and the UCLA years - from magnetic charge to the Casimir effect / K.A. Milton -- 15. Julian Schwinger / C.N. Yang

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