2 edition of **Mathematical problems of relativistic physics** found in the catalog.

Mathematical problems of relativistic physics

Irving Ezra Segal

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**1963** by American Mathematical Society in Providence (R.I.) .

Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by Irving E. Segal, with an appendix on Group representations in Hilbert space, by George W. Mackey. |

Series | Lectures in applied mathematics -- vol.2 |

Contributions | Mackey, George W., American Mathematical Society. |

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Open Library | OL17436405M |

The general theory of relativity, as formulated by Albert Einstein in , provided an astoundingly original perspective on the physical nature of gr- itation, showing that it could be understood as a feature of a curvature in the four-dimensional continuum of space-time. Now, some 90 years later.

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