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Contributions in Mathematical Physics:A Tribute to Grand G. Emch
S. Twareque Ali and K.B. Sinha (Editors)

Professor Gerard G. Emch has been one of the pioneers of the C*-algebraic approach to quantum and classical statistical mechanics. In a prolific scientific career, spanning nearly five decades, Professor Emch has been one of the creative influences in the general area of mathematical physics. The present volume is a collection of tributes, from former students, colleagues and friends of Professor Emch, on the occasion of his 70th birthday. The articles featured here are a small yet representative sample of the breadth and reach of some of the ideas from mathematical physics.

It is also a testimony to the impact that Professor Emch's work has had on several generations of mathematical physicists as well as to the diversity of mathematical methods used to understand them.

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2007, 9788185931791, 236 pages, hard cover, Rs: 350.00