**Quantum Gravity**

by Rodrigo Sobreiro

**Publisher**: InTech 2012**ISBN-13**: 9789535100898**Number of pages**: 100

**Description**:

The unification between gravity and quantum field theory is one of the major problems in contemporary fundamental Physics. This book presents a series of selected chapters written by renowned authors. Each chapter treats gravity and its quantization through known and alternative techniques, aiming a deeper understanding on the quantum nature of gravity.

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