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Jeffrey E. Mandula (2015), Scholarpedia, 10(2):7476.
The Coleman-Mandula theorem states what Lie group symmetries are possible in a relativistic theory of interacting particles... more
Francois Tremblay and Sabah Master (2015), Scholarpedia, 10(2):9935.
We are all familiar with the notion that advancing in age also means losing some of the sensory acuity that we rely on when... more
Tanmay Vachaspati et al. (2015), Scholarpedia, 10(2):31682.
"Strings" are solutions of certain field theories, whose energy is concentrated along an infinite line. Strings exist in... more
Sebastien Helie and Erick J Paul (2015), Scholarpedia, 10(2):32137.
Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a degenerative disorder caused by the accelerated death of dopamine (DA) producing neurons... more
Salvatore Capozziello and Mariafelicia De Laurentis (2015), Scholarpedia, 10(2):31422.
f(R) gravity is an extension of Einstein's General Relativity derived from relaxing the hypotesis that the Hilbert-Einstein action for... more
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