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The Resource The dreams that stuff is made of : the most astounding papers on quantum physics-- and how they shook the scientific world, edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Hawking

The dreams that stuff is made of : the most astounding papers on quantum physics-- and how they shook the scientific world, edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Hawking

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The dreams that stuff is made of : the most astounding papers on quantum physics-- and how they shook the scientific world
Title
The dreams that stuff is made of
Title remainder
the most astounding papers on quantum physics-- and how they shook the scientific world
Statement of responsibility
edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Hawking
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1942-
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Hawking, Stephen
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Quantum theory
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The dreams that stuff is made of : the most astounding papers on quantum physics-- and how they shook the scientific world, edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Hawking
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Chapter Two
  • "The Scattering of Alpha and Beta Particles by Matter and the Structure of the Atom"
  • Ernest Rutherford
  • "On the Constitution of Atoms and Molecules"
  • Niels Bohr
  • "The Structure of the Atom"
  • Niels Bohr
  • Chapter Three
  • Excerpts from "The Physical Principles of the Quantum Theory"
  • Werner Heisenberg
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • "The Development of Quantum Mechanics"
  • Werner Heisenberg
  • "Quantisation as an Eigenvalue Problem, Parts I-IV"
  • Erwin Schrodinger
  • Chapter Four
  • "The Quantum Theory of the Electron"
  • Paul A.M. Dirac
  • "On the Connection between Spin and Statistics"
  • Wolfgang Pauli
  • "Exclusion Principle and Quantum Mechanics"
  • Chapter One
  • Wolfgang Pauli
  • Chapter Five
  • "Statistical Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics"
  • Max Born
  • "The Present Situation in Quantum Mechanics"
  • Erwin Schrodinger
  • "Can Quantum-Mechanical Description of Physical Reality Be Considered Complete?"
  • Nathan Rosen
  • "Can Quantum-Mechanical Description of Physical Reality Be Considered Complete?"
  • Niels Bohr
  • "On the Law of Distribution of Energy in the Normal Spectrum"
  • "A Suggested Interpretation of the Quantum Theory in Terms of ̀Hidden' Variables I"
  • David Bohm
  • "A Suggested Interpretation of the Quantum Theory in Terms of ̀Hidden' Variables II"
  • David Bohm
  • "On The Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Paradox"
  • John Bell
  • Chapter Six
  • "The Quantum Theory of the Emission and Absorption of Radiation"
  • Paul A.M. Dirac
  • "The Lagrangian Method in Quantum Mechanics"
  • Max Planck
  • Paul A.M. Dirac
  • "On Quantum Electrodynamics"
  • Boris Podolsky
  • "Foundations of the New Field Theory"
  • Leopold Infeld
  • "Electron Theory"
  • J. Robert Oppenheimer
  • Chapter Seven
  • "Fine Structure of the Hydrogen Atom by a Microwave Method"
  • Robert Rutherford
  • "On a Heuristic Viewpoint Concerning the Production and Transformation of Light"
  • "The Electromagnetic Shift of Energy Levels"
  • Hans Bethe
  • Chapter Eight
  • "On a Relativistically Invariant Formulation of the Quantum Theory of Wave Fields"
  • Sin-Itiro Tomanaga
  • "Space-Time Approach to Quantum Electrodynamics"
  • Richard Feynman
  • "The Theory of Positrons"
  • Richard Feynman
  • "The Radiation Theories of Tomonaga, Schwinger and Feynman"
  • Albert Einstein
  • Freeman Dyson
  • Chapter Nine
  • "Problems of Atomic Dynamics"
  • Max Born
  • Excerpts from Thirty Years that Shook Physics (Chapters I and IV)
  • George Gamow
  • Excerpts from Lectures on Quantum Mechanics
  • Paul A.M. Dirac
  • "The Atomic Theory of Matter"
  • Max Planck
Control code
ocn751729719
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 1071 p.
Isbn
9780762434343
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011936730
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)751729719
Label
The dreams that stuff is made of : the most astounding papers on quantum physics-- and how they shook the scientific world, edited, with an introduction, by Stephen Hawking
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • Chapter Two
  • "The Scattering of Alpha and Beta Particles by Matter and the Structure of the Atom"
  • Ernest Rutherford
  • "On the Constitution of Atoms and Molecules"
  • Niels Bohr
  • "The Structure of the Atom"
  • Niels Bohr
  • Chapter Three
  • Excerpts from "The Physical Principles of the Quantum Theory"
  • Werner Heisenberg
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • "The Development of Quantum Mechanics"
  • Werner Heisenberg
  • "Quantisation as an Eigenvalue Problem, Parts I-IV"
  • Erwin Schrodinger
  • Chapter Four
  • "The Quantum Theory of the Electron"
  • Paul A.M. Dirac
  • "On the Connection between Spin and Statistics"
  • Wolfgang Pauli
  • "Exclusion Principle and Quantum Mechanics"
  • Chapter One
  • Wolfgang Pauli
  • Chapter Five
  • "Statistical Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics"
  • Max Born
  • "The Present Situation in Quantum Mechanics"
  • Erwin Schrodinger
  • "Can Quantum-Mechanical Description of Physical Reality Be Considered Complete?"
  • Nathan Rosen
  • "Can Quantum-Mechanical Description of Physical Reality Be Considered Complete?"
  • Niels Bohr
  • "On the Law of Distribution of Energy in the Normal Spectrum"
  • "A Suggested Interpretation of the Quantum Theory in Terms of ̀Hidden' Variables I"
  • David Bohm
  • "A Suggested Interpretation of the Quantum Theory in Terms of ̀Hidden' Variables II"
  • David Bohm
  • "On The Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen Paradox"
  • John Bell
  • Chapter Six
  • "The Quantum Theory of the Emission and Absorption of Radiation"
  • Paul A.M. Dirac
  • "The Lagrangian Method in Quantum Mechanics"
  • Max Planck
  • Paul A.M. Dirac
  • "On Quantum Electrodynamics"
  • Boris Podolsky
  • "Foundations of the New Field Theory"
  • Leopold Infeld
  • "Electron Theory"
  • J. Robert Oppenheimer
  • Chapter Seven
  • "Fine Structure of the Hydrogen Atom by a Microwave Method"
  • Robert Rutherford
  • "On a Heuristic Viewpoint Concerning the Production and Transformation of Light"
  • "The Electromagnetic Shift of Energy Levels"
  • Hans Bethe
  • Chapter Eight
  • "On a Relativistically Invariant Formulation of the Quantum Theory of Wave Fields"
  • Sin-Itiro Tomanaga
  • "Space-Time Approach to Quantum Electrodynamics"
  • Richard Feynman
  • "The Theory of Positrons"
  • Richard Feynman
  • "The Radiation Theories of Tomonaga, Schwinger and Feynman"
  • Albert Einstein
  • Freeman Dyson
  • Chapter Nine
  • "Problems of Atomic Dynamics"
  • Max Born
  • Excerpts from Thirty Years that Shook Physics (Chapters I and IV)
  • George Gamow
  • Excerpts from Lectures on Quantum Mechanics
  • Paul A.M. Dirac
  • "The Atomic Theory of Matter"
  • Max Planck
Control code
ocn751729719
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 1071 p.
Isbn
9780762434343
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2011936730
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)751729719

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