General Relativity and Gravitation
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This authoritative volume provides a snapshot of the state of the art in gravitational physics and related mathematical fields, as well as a review of recent achievements and prospects for future work. With contributing authors among the world leaders in their respective fields, this proceedings volume is a worthy addition to this conference series, which constitutes one of the most important international meetings in the areas general relativity and gravitation.Contents:Towards Detection of Gravitation Waves (B C Barish)Black Holes and The Information Paradox (S Hawking)Probing General Relativity on the Scales of Cosmology (P J E Peebles) Cosmic Superstrings Revisited (J Polchinski)Black Holes in Active Galactic Nuclei (M Rees)Complex Methods, Twistors, and Connection Variables (J Lewandowski)Early Universe (M Sasaki)Dark Energy and The Cosmological Constant (V Sahni)Gravitational Wave Sources: Source Science and Statistical Methods (A Buonanno)Detector Performance, Operation, and Commissioning (E Coccia)Laboratory and Observational Tests of Gravitational Theories (J H Gundlach)Quantum Field Theory on Curved Spacetime (K Fredenhagen)and other papersReadership: Researchers and academics in astrophysics, astronomy, cosmology, quantum physics, theoretical physics and mathematical physics.