M-theory


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M-theory

[′em ‚thē·ə·rē]
(particle physics)
A highly symmetric but only partially understood theory of particles and their interactions that would be a generalization of supergravity and would be related by weak-strong duality to each of the five known superstring theories.
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This paper offers an inquiry into the line of arguments presented by Hawking and Mlodinow in their book The Grand Design and supported with the claim that the yet unknown version of the superstring theory, the M-theory, is an ultimate theory of the Universe.
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The M-Theory is concerned with how matter is constructed and the basic substance of the universe.
This is all based on M-theory, which, in turn, owes much to quantum theory in that no particle has a single history but rather has every possible history.
The details of M-theory can be daunting, but the pair makes it as accessible as possible, leavening it with regular dollops of Hawking's droll humor.
Prof Hawking also backs the controversial M-theory - which says there are multiple universes - as the ultimate theory of everything.
Calle (senior research physicist, NASA Kennedy Space Center) offers a second edition of his introduction and overview of the physics, which includes coverage of the newest development in string theory: the M-Theory.
It is only in the last paragraph of the book that I think Middleton oversteps his bounds, predicting "that taking M-theory seriously is how scientists will investigate all areas at the sharp end of science today.
It has been absorbed into a richer set of conjectures called M-theory.
The two main contenders to unify gravity with quantum physics are superstrings (also called supersymmetry or M-theory (2,6) and loop-quantum gravity.
What excites Gates about superstring theory - also known as M-theory or simply string theory - is its ability to do the thing Einstein could not: unify the two realms of physics that explain how the most basic forces in the universe operate.