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The Superworld III

  • Antonino Zichichi

Part of the The Subnuclear Series book series (SUS, volume 26)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Opening Lecture

    1. Julian Schwinger
      Pages 1-11
  3. Theoretical Lectures

    1. Michael B. Green
      Pages 13-36
    2. Michael Duff
      Pages 37-76
    3. Hans Peter Nilles
      Pages 125-154
    4. R. Barbieri
      Pages 155-174
    5. L. Pietronero
      Pages 175-183
    6. Michel Gourdin
      Pages 185-247
  4. Review Lectures

    1. L. Votano
      Pages 249-273
    2. Leon M. Lederman
      Pages 291-309
    3. Rudolf L. Mössbauer
      Pages 311-327
    4. A. Zichichi
      Pages 329-397
  5. The Glorious Days of Physics

    1. Denys Wilkinson
      Pages 399-409
  6. Closing Lecture

    1. Sheldon Lee Glashow
      Pages 411-419
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 421-438

About this book

Introduction

During August 1988. a group of 67 physicists from 45 laboratories in 17 countries met in Erice for the 26th Course of the International School of Subnuclear Physics. The countries represented were: Australia. Austria. Canada. China. Czechoslovakia. Denmark. France. Federal Republic of Germany. India. Italy. Poland. Portugal. Spain. Sweden. Switzerland. United Kingdom. and the United States of America. The School was sponsored by the European Physical Society (EPS). the Italian Ministry of Public Education (MPI). the Sicilian Regional Government (ERS). and the Weizmann Institute of Science. The interest in the Superworld is still very high. This is why. for the third year. the Erice School has been devoted. to a great extent. to review the many developments in Superstring. Supermembranes with their problems of quantization and compactification. All these theoretical speculations are very far from the experimental frontier. In order to keep our feet on the ground. a series of lectures was included to cover the status of CP violation. of the Heavy Leptons. together with the projects for new physics at Gran Sasso and Fermi Lab. For completeness. Julian Schwinger reviewed the great problem of Anomalies in Quantum Field Theory and Shelly Glashow gave a closing lecture on the end of Superworld. If nothing new happens. next year there will be no Superworld in Erice.

Keywords

Lepton Neutrino development education field theory particles physics

Editors and affiliations

  • Antonino Zichichi
    • 1
  1. 1.European Physical SocietyGenevaSwitzerland

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