Covariant loop quantum gravity : an elementary introduction to quantum gravity and spinfoam theory [E-Book] / Carlo Rovelli, Université d' Aix-Marseille, Francesca Vidotto, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen.
Rovelli, Carlo, (author)
Vidotto, Francesca, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015
1 online resource (xii, 254 pages)
englisch
9781107706910
9781107069626
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Table of Contents:
  • Spacetime as a quantum object
  • Physics without time
  • Gravity
  • Classical discretization
  • 3D Euclidean theory
  • Bubbles and cosmological constant
  • The real world: 4D Lorentzian theory
  • Classical limit
  • Matter
  • Black holes
  • Cosmology
  • Scattering
  • Final remarks.