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The Resource Beyond uncertainty : Heisenberg, quantum physics, and the bomb, by David C. Cassidy

Beyond uncertainty : Heisenberg, quantum physics, and the bomb, by David C. Cassidy

Label
Beyond uncertainty : Heisenberg, quantum physics, and the bomb
Title
Beyond uncertainty
Title remainder
Heisenberg, quantum physics, and the bomb
Statement of responsibility
by David C. Cassidy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cassidy, David C.
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.W518
LC item number
C37 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heisenberg, Werner
  • Physicists
  • Atomic bomb
Label
Beyond uncertainty : Heisenberg, quantum physics, and the bomb, by David C. Cassidy
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The early years -- The world at war -- The gymnasium years -- The battle of Munich -- Finding his path -- Sommerfeld's Institute -- Confronting the quantum -- Modeling atoms -- Channeling rivers, challenging causality -- Entering the matrix -- Awash in matrices, rescued by waves -- Determining uncertainty -- Reaching the top -- New frontiers -- Into the abyss -- Social atoms -- Of particles and politics -- Heir apparent -- The lonely years -- A Faustian bargain -- One who could not leave -- The war and its uses -- Visiting Copenhagen -- Ordering reality -- Professor in Berlin -- Return to the matrix -- One last attempt -- Explaining the project, farm hall -- Explaining the project, the world -- The later years
Control code
ocn216937034
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
480 p.
Isbn
9781934137130
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008039885
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)216937034
Label
Beyond uncertainty : Heisenberg, quantum physics, and the bomb, by David C. Cassidy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The early years -- The world at war -- The gymnasium years -- The battle of Munich -- Finding his path -- Sommerfeld's Institute -- Confronting the quantum -- Modeling atoms -- Channeling rivers, challenging causality -- Entering the matrix -- Awash in matrices, rescued by waves -- Determining uncertainty -- Reaching the top -- New frontiers -- Into the abyss -- Social atoms -- Of particles and politics -- Heir apparent -- The lonely years -- A Faustian bargain -- One who could not leave -- The war and its uses -- Visiting Copenhagen -- Ordering reality -- Professor in Berlin -- Return to the matrix -- One last attempt -- Explaining the project, farm hall -- Explaining the project, the world -- The later years
Control code
ocn216937034
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
480 p.
Isbn
9781934137130
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008039885
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)216937034

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