**The Universe in a Helium Droplet**

by Grigory E. Volovik

**Publisher**: Oxford University Press 2003**ISBN/ASIN**: 0199564841**ISBN-13**: 9780199564842**Number of pages**: 532

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There are fundamental relations between three vast areas of physics: particle physics, cosmology and condensed matter physics. The fundamental links between the first two areas, in other words, between micro-and macro-worlds, have been well established. The main goal of this book is to establish and define the connection of these two fields with condensed matter physics.

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