Title From varying couplings to fundamental physics : proceedings of Symposium 1 of JENAM 2010 / editors, Carlos Martins, Paolo Molaro.
Imprint New York : Springer, 2011.


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Description 1 online resource (xii, 172 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Astrophysics and space science proceedings, 1570-6591
Astrophysics and space science proceedings. 1570-6591
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
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Subject Astrophysics -- Congresses.
Physics -- Congresses.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Contents Astrophysical Probes of Fundamental Physics -- Atomic transition frequencies, isotope shifts, and sensitivity to variation of the fine structure constant for studies of quasar absorption spectra -- String Theory, Dark Energy and Varying Couplings -- The variation of G in a negatively curved space-time -- Beyond Bekenstein's Theory -- The cooling of white dwarfs and a varying gravitational constant -- Testing the Variation of Fundamental Constants with the CMB -- The value of the fine structure constant over cosmological times -- Current State of mp/me = m Measurements Versus Cosmic Time -- Robust limit on a varying proton-to-electron mass ratio from a single H2 system -- Searching for Chameleon-like Scalar Fields -- In search of the ideal systems to constrain the variation of fundamental constants -- Search for cosmological m variation from high-redshift H2 absorption; a status report -- Cosmological Birefringence: an Astrophysical test of Fundamental Physics -- ESO Future facilities to probe fundamental physical constants -- Starless cores as fundamental physics labs -- Spectrographs, Asteroids & Constants.
Other Author Martins, Carlos.
Molaro, Paolo.
Joint European and National Astronomical Meeting (2010 : Lisbon, Portugal)
Other Title Print version: From varying couplings to fundamental physics. New York : Springer, 2011