Operator Algebras and Quantum Statistical Mechanics
by Ola Bratteli, Derek W. Robinson
Publisher: Springer 2003
Number of pages: 505
These two volumes present the theory of operator algebras with applications to quantum statistical mechanics. The authors' approach to the operator theory is to a large extent governed by the dictates of the physical applications. The book is self-contained and most proofs are presented in detail, which makes it a useful text for students with a knowledge of basic functional analysis.
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by Alexander C. R. Belton - Lancaster University
These lecture notes are an expanded version of a set written for a course given to final-year undergraduates at the University of Oxford. A thorough understanding of Banach and Hilbert spaces is a prerequisite for this material.
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From the table of contents: Metric spaces; Topology; Continuous mappings; Sequences; Semi-continuity; Connected sets, differentiation; Normed vector spaces and integral operators; Differentiable mappings; Complete metric spaces; and more.
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