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  • QBism: The Future of Quantum Physics
    Views : 178
    Pages : 272

    by: Hans Christian von Baeyer Lili von Baeyer

    Publisher: pHarvard University Press

    Book Description

    “There is a strangeness about quantum mechanics that is rooted not in its mathematical complexity but in the paradoxes and enigmas that have bedeviled it from birth.” Since that birth 90 years ago, scientists regularly explain quantum physics, in all its weirdness, to the general public. Here’s the latest.

    As “a quantum mechani ... more

    Publish on

    2016-10-03

    ISBN-10: 067450464X

    ISBN-13: 9780674504646

    Language: English

  • The Fermi Solution: Essays on Science
    Views : 16
    Pages : 172

    by: Hans Christian von Baeyer

    Publisher: pRandom House

    Book Description

     Further essays from William and Mary physicist von Baeyer, who pleased with Taming the Atom (1992) and Rainbows, Snowflakes, and Quarks (1984). The compass here is physics: Newtonian, quantum, and astro-, with some commentary on the style of doing physics, along with its attendant aesthetics and pleasures. The title essay, for example ... more

    Publish on

    1993-06-01

    ISBN-10: 0679400311

    ISBN-13: 9780679400318

    Language: English

  • Taming the Atom: The Emergence of the Visible Microworld
    Views : 330
    Pages : 223

    by: Hans Christian von Baeyer

    Publisher: pRandom House

    Book Description

     Take seriously that subtitle--for what this fascinating book is all about are devices and procedures that allow the imaging of even a single atom suspended in a tiny doughnut-shaped trap. Von Baeyer (Physics/College of William and Mary), who charmed lay and professional readers alike with his Rainbows, Snowflakes and Quarks (1984), ta ... more

    Publish on

    1992-08-11

    ISBN-10: 0679400397

    ISBN-13: 9780679400394

    Language: English