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The Resource Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Richard Wolfson, (sound recording)

Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Richard Wolfson, (sound recording)

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Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists
Title
Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution
Title remainder
modern physics for non-scientists
Statement of responsibility
Richard Wolfson
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Takes the viewer from the early study of motion through the path of modern discovery of relativity, quantum phenomena and the consequences of these discoveries for our understanding of space, time and the universe
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LPU
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Wolfson, Richard
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Literary text for sound recordings
  • instruction
  • lectures speeches
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PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Richard Wolfson, Middlebury College
Series statement
The great courses. Science & mathematics. Physics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Space and time
  • Quantum theory
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Quantum theory
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Space and time
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Label
Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Richard Wolfson, (sound recording)
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Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • "Course no. 153"--Disc label
  • In one container
Accompanying material
CD-ROM (PDF) course workbook.
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unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. lecture 1. Time travel, tunneling, tennis, and tea ; lecture 2. Heaven and earth, place and motion -- Disc 2. lecture 3. The clockwork universe ; lecture 4. Let there be light! -- Disc 3. lecture 5. Speed c relative to what? ; lecture 6. Earth and the ether: A crisis in physics -- Disc 4. lecture 7. Einstein to the rescue ; lecture 8. Uncommon sense: Stretching time -- Disc 5. lecture 9. Muons and time-traveling twins ; lecture 10. Escaping contradiction- Simultaneity is relative -- Disc 6. lecture 11. Faster than light? Past, future, and elsewhere ; lecture 12. What about E=mc2, and is everything relative? -- Disc 7. lecture 13. A problem of gravity ; lecture 14. Curved spacetime -- Disc 8. lecture 15. Black holes ; lecture 16. Into the heart of matter -- Disc 9. lecture 17. Enter the quantum ; lecture 18. Wave or particle? -- Disc 10. lecture 19. Quantum uncertainty--Farewell to determinism ; lecture 20. Particle or wave? -- Disc 11. lecture 21. Quantum weirdness and Schrödinger's cat ; lecture 22. The particle zoo -- Disc 12. lecture 23. Cosmic connections -- lecture 24. Toward a theory of everything
Control code
ocn904440422
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
12 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565852808
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC0134
  • PC153A
  • GC0134
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)904440422
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Richard Wolfson, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Compact disc
  • "Course no. 153"--Disc label
  • In one container
Accompanying material
CD-ROM (PDF) course workbook.
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Disc 1. lecture 1. Time travel, tunneling, tennis, and tea ; lecture 2. Heaven and earth, place and motion -- Disc 2. lecture 3. The clockwork universe ; lecture 4. Let there be light! -- Disc 3. lecture 5. Speed c relative to what? ; lecture 6. Earth and the ether: A crisis in physics -- Disc 4. lecture 7. Einstein to the rescue ; lecture 8. Uncommon sense: Stretching time -- Disc 5. lecture 9. Muons and time-traveling twins ; lecture 10. Escaping contradiction- Simultaneity is relative -- Disc 6. lecture 11. Faster than light? Past, future, and elsewhere ; lecture 12. What about E=mc2, and is everything relative? -- Disc 7. lecture 13. A problem of gravity ; lecture 14. Curved spacetime -- Disc 8. lecture 15. Black holes ; lecture 16. Into the heart of matter -- Disc 9. lecture 17. Enter the quantum ; lecture 18. Wave or particle? -- Disc 10. lecture 19. Quantum uncertainty--Farewell to determinism ; lecture 20. Particle or wave? -- Disc 11. lecture 21. Quantum weirdness and Schrödinger's cat ; lecture 22. The particle zoo -- Disc 12. lecture 23. Cosmic connections -- lecture 24. Toward a theory of everything
Control code
ocn904440422
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
2nd edition.
Extent
12 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781565852808
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • GC0134
  • PC153A
  • GC0134
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)904440422
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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