Logo

This Quantum World

Small book cover: This Quantum World

This Quantum World

Publisher: Wikibooks
Number of pages: 133

Description:
This Quantum World is an introduction to the subject of quantum mechanics, following the historical development of the theory. Physics and mathematics required, not for the faint of heart. Contents: Atoms, Serious illnesses require drastic remedies, The Feynman route to Schrödinger, The Schrödinger equation: implications and applications, Entanglement: a preview.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(2MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Grains of Mystique: Quantum Physics for the LaymanGrains of Mystique: Quantum Physics for the Layman
by
Most of you will have heard the word quantum, and often wondered what it means, or what its significance is. If you wanted a simple tutorial, an introduction to quantum physics without all the hassles of mathematics, then read on.
(9182 views)
Book cover: Lectures on Quantum Physics and ApplicationsLectures on Quantum Physics and Applications
by - California Institute of Technology
Classical and wave mechanics, Schroedinger equation, quantum behavior in one-dimensional potentials, harmonic oscillator, orbital angular momentum, electromagnetic field, spin, radiation and matter, emission and absorption, and more.
(12649 views)
Book cover: A Primer on Quantum Mechanics and Its InterpretationsA Primer on Quantum Mechanics and Its Interpretations
by - arXiv
All the concepts necessary to understand quantum mechanics on an initial level are given in a form suitable for the non-expert. The topics include visualizing the wave function, wave-particle duality, the implications of Schrodinger's cat, etc.
(8471 views)
Book cover: Introductory Quantum TheoryIntroductory Quantum Theory
by - King's College London
From the table of contents: historical development and early quantum mechanics; wave mechanics; some simple systems; formal quantum mechanics and some Hilbert space theory; noncommuting observables and uncertainty; additional topics.
(6231 views)