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The Resource Quantum physics for poets, Leon M. Lederman, Christopher T. Hill

Quantum physics for poets, Leon M. Lederman, Christopher T. Hill

Label
Quantum physics for poets
Title
Quantum physics for poets
Statement of responsibility
Leon M. Lederman, Christopher T. Hill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a book that aims to make quantum physics more accessible to the general public, the authors offer a history of the intriguing science, then look at modern-day advances, including the fascinating areas of field theory and string theory
Writing style
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396529
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lederman, Leon M
Dewey number
530.14/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hill, Christopher T.
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Quantum theory
Target audience
adult
Label
Quantum physics for poets, Leon M. Lederman, Christopher T. Hill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-328) and indexes
Contents
If you're not shocked, you haven't understood -- Before the quantum -- Light and its various curiosities -- Rebels storm the office -- Heisenberg's uncertainty -- Quantum science at work -- Controversy : Einstein vs. Bohr-- and Bell -- Modern quantum physics -- Gravity and quantum theory : strings -- Quantum physics for Millennium III -- Appendix. Spin
Control code
ocn635483700
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
338 p.
Isbn
9781616142339
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010044163
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)635483700
Label
Quantum physics for poets, Leon M. Lederman, Christopher T. Hill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-328) and indexes
Contents
If you're not shocked, you haven't understood -- Before the quantum -- Light and its various curiosities -- Rebels storm the office -- Heisenberg's uncertainty -- Quantum science at work -- Controversy : Einstein vs. Bohr-- and Bell -- Modern quantum physics -- Gravity and quantum theory : strings -- Quantum physics for Millennium III -- Appendix. Spin
Control code
ocn635483700
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
338 p.
Isbn
9781616142339
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010044163
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)635483700

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