Quantum gravity: strings and M-theory

Elcio Abdalla About the author

We discuss the merging of general relativity and quantum mechanics as a theoretical as well as experimental necessity in physics, and the consequences in the comprehension of the Universe, its beginning and evolution.

gravitation; cosmology; quantum mechanics

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