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The Resource Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality, Anil Ananthaswamy

Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality, Anil Ananthaswamy

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Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality
Title
Through two doors at once
Title remainder
the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality
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Anil Ananthaswamy
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Language
eng
Summary
"It's the story of quantum mechanics told through the lens of the "double-slit" experiment, showing how light passing through two slits cut into a cardboard sheet first challenged our understanding of light and the nature of reality almost two hundred years ago--and continues to do so"--
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Ananthaswamy, Anil
Dewey number
530.12
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Quantum theory
  • Wave theory of light
  • Reality
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Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality, Anil Ananthaswamy
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-280) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
The case of the experiment with two holes. Richard Feynman explains the central mystery -- What does it mean "to be"?. The road to reality, from Copenhagen to Brussels -- Between reality and perception. Doing the double slit, one photon at a time -- From sacred texts. Revelations about spooky action at a distance -- To erase or not to erase. Mountaintop experiments take us to the edge -- Bohmian rhapsody. Obvious ontology evolving the obvious way -- Gravity kills the quantum cat?. The case for bringing spacetime into the mix -- Healing an ugly scar. The many worlds medicine
Control code
on1022212592
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 290 pages
Isbn
9781101986097
Lccn
2018008272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality, Anil Ananthaswamy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The case of the experiment with two holes. Richard Feynman explains the central mystery -- What does it mean "to be"?. The road to reality, from Copenhagen to Brussels -- Between reality and perception. Doing the double slit, one photon at a time -- From sacred texts. Revelations about spooky action at a distance -- To erase or not to erase. Mountaintop experiments take us to the edge -- Bohmian rhapsody. Obvious ontology evolving the obvious way -- Gravity kills the quantum cat?. The case for bringing spacetime into the mix -- Healing an ugly scar. The many worlds medicine
Control code
on1022212592
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 290 pages
Isbn
9781101986097
Lccn
2018008272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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