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SPIRES-BOOKS: FIND KEYWORD QUANTUM THEORY POPULAR WORKS *END*INIT* use /tmp/qspiwww.webspi1/6918.123 QRY 131.225.70.96 . find keyword quantum theory popular works ( in books using www Cover
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Call number:9783319488646:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Time Machine Tales The Science Fiction Adventures and Philosophical Puzzles of Time Travel
Author(s): Paul J Nahin
Date:2017
Size:1 online resource (XLIX, 383 p. 53 illus., 3 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Some First Words -- Introduction -- A Broad Look At Time Travel -- Philosophical Space and Time -- The Physics of Time Travel —Part I.-Philosophers, Physicists, and the Time Travel Paradoxes -- Communication With the Past -- The
Physics of Time Travel —Part II -- Epilogue -- Appendix 1 -- Appendix 2 -- Appendix 3 -- Glossary -- Index.
ISBN:9783319488646
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Series:Springer 2017 package
Keywords: Popular works , Philosophy and science , Gravitation , Physics , Philosophy , Popular Science , Popular Science in Physics , Popular Science in Philosophy , Philosophy of Science , History and Philosophical Foundations of Physics , Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory
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Call number:SPRINGER-2016-9783319227269:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:The Three-body Problem from Pythagoras to Hawking
Author(s): Mauri Valtonen
Date:2016
Size:1 online resource (70 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-319-22726-9
Contents:1 Classical problems -- 2 From Newton to Einstein: the discovery of laws of motion and gravity -- 3 From comets to chaos -- 4 Fractals, entropy and arrow of time -- 5 Solar System -- 6 Interacting galaxies -- 7 Three body problem in
perspective -- 8 Black holes and quasars
ISBN:9783319227269
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Keywords: Popular works , Dynamics , Ergodic theory , Physics , Gravitation , Mechanics , Astrophysics , Astronomy , Popular Science , Popular Science in Astronomy , Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory , Dynamical Systems and Ergodic Theory , Astrophysics and Astroparticles , Mechanics , Mathematical Methods in Physics
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Call number:SPRINGER-2004-9783662053690:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Mind, Matter and Quantum Mechanics
Author(s): Henry P Stapp
Date:2004
Edition:Second Edition
Size:1 online resource (297 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-05369-0
Contents:1 ... and then a Miracle Occurs -- 2 A Quantum Theory of Consciousness -- 3 The Copenhagen Interpretation -- 4 Mind, Matter, and Quantum Mechanics -- 5 Quantum Propensities and the Brain-Mind Connection -- 6 A Quantum Theory of the
Mind-Brain Interface -- 7 Mind, Matter, and Pauli -- 8 Choice and Meaning in the Quantum Universe -- 9 Future Achievements to Be Gained through Science -- 10 A Quantum Conception of Man -- 11 Quantum Theory and the Place of Mind in
Nature -- 12 Neuroscience, Atomic Physics, and the Human Person -- 13 Societal Ramifications of the New Scientific Conception of Human Beings -- A Mathematical Model -- Further References
ISBN:9783662053690
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Keywords: Physics , Philosophy , Quantum physics , Popular works , Physics , Quantum Physics , Philosophy, general , Popular Science, general
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Call number:SPRINGER-2004-9781475761207:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Out of this World Colliding Universes, Branes, Strings, and Other Wild Ideas of Modern Physics
Author(s): Stephen Webb
Date:2004
Size:1 online resource (308 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-1-4757-6120-7
Contents:1: Symmetry -- 2: Twin Pillars of Physics -- 3: Building Blocks of the Universe -- 4: The Standard Model -- 5: Guts and Susy -- 6: Higher Dimensions -- 7: Superstrings -- 8: The Story of M -- 9: Of Branes and Black Holes -- 10: Our
World as a Hologram -- 11: When Worlds Collide
ISBN:9781475761207
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Keywords: Physics , Gravitation , Quantum physics , Astrophysics , Cosmology , Popular works , Physics , Applied and Technical Physics , Astrophysics and Astroparticles , Cosmology , Popular Science, general , Quantum Physics , Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory
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Call number:SPRINGER-2003-9783662127797:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Prestigious Discoveries at CERN 1973 Neutral Currents 1983 W & Z Bosons
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Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (190 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-12779-7
Contents:The making of the Standard Model -- CERN’s contribution to accelerators and beams -- The discovery of neutral currents -- The discovery of the W & Z, a personal recollection -- W & Z physics at LEP -- Physics at the LHC -- Challenges
of the LHC: the accelerator challenge -- Challenges of the LHC: the detector challenge -- Challenges of the LHC: the computing challenge -- Particle detectors and society -- The future for CERN -- Panel discussion on the future of
particle physics chaired by Carlo Rubbia -- Additional contributions by Sheldon Lee Glashow, Donald H. Perkins, and Antonino Pullia -- List of authors -- List of participants
ISBN:9783662127797
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Keywords: Physics , Quantum physics , Astrophysics , Nuclear physics , Elementary particles (Physics) , Quantum field theory , Popular works , Physics , Particle and Nuclear Physics , Quantum Physics , Astrophysics and Astroparticles , Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory , Popular Science, general
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Call number:SPRINGER-2003-9783662105573:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Time, Quantum and Information
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Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (454 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-662-10557-3
Contents:I Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker and His Role in the Physics of the 20th Century -- Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker and The Kaiser Wilhelm/Max Planck Society -- The Role of the Physicist in the Nuclear Age -- “The Atomic Bomb Reveals the
Political Responsibility of Science” -- On the Unfathomableness of Consciousness by Consciousness -- II Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker’s Contributions to Nuclear and Astrophysics and Their Impact on the Development of Physics --
Introduction: From the Atomic Nucleus to Cosmic Vortex Systems -- The Origins of Nuclear Physics and Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker’s Semi-Empirical Mass Formula -- Thermonuclear Processes in Stars and Stellar Neutrinos -- Comets:
Fascinating Cosmic Objects -- The Spectrum of Turbulence -- From Dust Disks to Planetary Systems -- III The Unity of Nature and the Nature of Time -- Science and Its Relation to Nature in C.F. von Weizsäcker’s Natural Philosophy --
C.F. von Weizsäcker’s Philosophy of Science and the Nature of Time -- What Is Missing? — The Fundamental Role of Time in C.F. von Weizsäcker’s Conception of Physics and Some Insights from Modern Neuroscience -- Irreversibility via
Semichaos -- Remarks on Fractional Time -- The Dynamics of Modelling -- IV The Structure of Quantum Theory and Its Interpretation -- An Introduction to Carl Friedrich von Weizsäcker’s Program for a Reconstruction of Quantum Theory --
Interpreting Quantum Mechanics — in the Light of Quantum Logic -- On the Interpretation of Quantum Theory — from Copenhagen to the Present Day -- Epistemic and Ontic Quantum Realities -- Information and Fundamental Elements of the
Structure of Quantum Theory -- Multiple Quantization in Fock Space -- V The Ur-Hypothesis and Its Implications for Particle Physics and Cosmology -- The Ur-Hypothesis -- The Momentum Eigenstates and the Lorentz-Invariant State -- C.F.
von Weizsäcker’s Reconstruction of Physics: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow -- The Operational Structure of Spacetime -- Ur Theory and Space-Time Structure -- Weizsäcker’s Ur Theory — A Cosmological Point of View -- Ur Theory and
Cosmological Phase Transition -- Phase Transitions in an Expanding Universe: Paul Roman’s Models and Some Remarks on Entropy -- C. F. von Weizsäcker: Biographical Data and Selected Bibliography in Physics -- The Authors
ISBN:9783662105573
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Keywords: Physics , Political science , Philosophy , Quantum physics , Astronomy , Astrophysics , Cosmology , Popular works , Physics , Quantum Physics , Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology , Philosophy, general , Popular Science, general , Political Science
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Call number:SPRINGER-2003-9781475741650:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Once Upon a Universe Not-so-Grimm tales of cosmology
Author(s): Robert Gilmore
Date:2003
Size:1 online resource (225 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-1-4757-4165-0
Contents:The First Tale: The PRINCE and p (A quest for the nature of motion) -- The Second Tale: SNOW WHITE and the particularly little PEOPLE (Into the deep basement of our world) -- The Third Tale: ALI GORI and the CAVE of NIGHT (consider
the heavens) -- The Fourth Tale: JACK and the STARSTALK (spacetime and gravity) -- The Fifth Tale: WARING beauty (the big bang and after) -- The Sixth Tale: CINDERENDA and the DEATH of STARS (the life and fate of stars) -- Epilogue --
Further Reading
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Keywords: Popular works , Science , Gravitation , Astronomy , Popular Science , Popular Science in Astronomy , Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory , Science, general
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Call number:SPRINGER-2002-9780306471209:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Quantum Theory: Concepts and Methods
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Date:2002
Size:1 online resource (450 p.)
Note:10.1007/0-306-47120-5
Contents:Gathering the Tools -- to Quantum Physics -- Quantum Tests -- Complex Vector Space -- Continuous Variables -- Cryptodeterminism and Quantum Inseparability -- Composite Systems -- Bell’s Theorem -- Contextuality -- Quantum Dynamics and
Information -- Spacetime Symmetries -- Information and Thermodynamics -- Semiclassical Methods -- Chaos and Irreversibility -- The Measuring Process
ISBN:9780306471209
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Series:Fundamental Theories of Physics, An International Book Series on The Fundamental Theories of Physics: Their Clarification, Development and Application : 57
Keywords: Physics , Philosophy and science , Quantum physics , Popular works , Physics , Quantum Physics , Philosophy of Science , Popular Science, general
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Call number:SPRINGER-1993-9783642789786:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:The Philosophy Behind Physics
Author(s): Thomas A Brody
Date:1993
Size:1 online resource (355 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-3-642-78978-6
Contents:I. The Philosophy of Physics -- 1. The Active Epistemology -- 2. Higher-Level Epistemic Cycles -- 3. Systems and Experiments -- 4. The Structure of Theories -- 5. Induction and the Scope of Theories -- 6. The Incommensurability of
Theories -- 7. A Minimal Ontology for Scientific Research -- 8. The Determinisms of Physics -- II. The Theory of Probability -- 9. The Nature of Probability -- 10. The Ensemble Interpretation of Probability -- 11. The Philosophy of
Ensemble Probability -- 12. On Errors and Approximations -- III. The Philosophy of Quantum Mechanics -- 13. Problems and Promises of the Ensemble Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics -- 14. Probability and the Way Out of the Great
Quantum Muddle -- 15. Are Hidden Variables Possible? -- 16. The Bell Inequality I: Joint Measurability -- 17. The Bell Inequality II: Locality -- 18. The Irrelevance of the Bell Inequality -- 19. Measurement and State Representation --
20. On Quantum Logic -- 21. Resistance to Change in the Sciences: The Case of Quantum Mechanics -- IV. General -- 22. Epistemological Implications of Artificial Intelligence -- 23. Artificial Intelligence: Possibilities and Realities,
Hopes and Dangers -- 24. Philosophy and Physicists -- 25. The Axiomatic Approach in Physics -- List of Publications of T.A. Brody -- Name Index
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Call number:Q172.5.S9L43::2004:CC6 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Symmetry and the beautiful universe
Author(s): Leon M. Lederman
Christopher Hill T.
Date:2004
Contents:Chapter 1. Children of the Titans Chapter 2. Time and Energy Chapter 3. Emmy Noether Chapter 4. Symmetry, Space and Time Chapter 5. Noether's Theorem Chapter 6. Inertia Chapter 7. Relativity Chapter 8.Reflections Chapter 9. Broken Symmetry Chapter 1 0. The Quantum Theory Chapter 11. Hidden Symmetry of Light Chapter 12. Quarks and Leptons
ISBN:9781591022428
Keywords: Symmetry Popular works
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Call number:QC174.13.F67::2011 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:101 quantum questions What you need to know about the world you can't see
Author(s): Kenneth William Ford
Date:2011
Publisher:Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press
Size:291 p.
ISBN:9780674050990
Keywords: Quantum theory Miscellanea. , Quantum theory Popular works.
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Call number:QC174.12.L4326::2011 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Quantum physics for poets
Author(s): Leon M. Lederman
Christopher T. Hill
Date:2011
Publisher:Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books
Size:338 p.
Contents:If you're not shocked, you haven't understood. An advance peek at quantum physics -- Why is quantum theory psychologically disturbing? -- Spooky actions at a distance--Schrodinger's tabby -- No math, but perhaps a few numbers -- Why do we care about a theory? -- Intuition? fire up your counterintuition -- Before the quantum. Complicating factors -- The parabola and the pendulum -- The cannon and the cosmos -- Light and its various curiosities. How fast does light travel?
ISBN:9781616142339
Keywords: Quantum theory Popular works.
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