Introduction to Groups, Invariants and Particles
by Frank W. K. Firk
Publisher: Orange Grove Texts Plus 2000
Number of pages: 162
The book places the subject matter in its historical context with discussions of Galois groups, algebraic invariants, Lie groups and differential equations, presented at a level that is not the standard fare for students majoring in the Physical Sciences. A sound mathematical basis is thereby provided for the study of special unitary groups and their applications to Particle Physics.
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by J. S. Milne
Contents: Basic Definitions and Results; Free Groups and Presentations; Coxeter Groups; Automorphisms and Extensions; Groups Acting on Sets; The Sylow Theorems; Subnormal Series; Solvable and Nilpotent Groups; Representations of Finite Groups.
by Patrick Dehornoy, at al.
This book is an account of several quite different approaches to Artin's braid groups, involving self-distributive algebra, uniform finite trees, combinatorial group theory, mapping class groups, laminations, and hyperbolic geometry.
by Predrag Cvitanovic - Princeton University Press
A book on the theory of Lie groups for researchers and graduate students in theoretical physics and mathematics. It answers what Lie groups preserve trilinear, quadrilinear, and higher order invariants. Written in a lively and personable style.
by Leila Schneps - Cambridge University Press
This book contains eight articles which focus on presenting recently developed new aspects of the theory of Galois groups and fundamental groups, avoiding classical aspects which have already been developed at length in the standard literature.