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1,632 words, approx. 6 pages
The Development of Quantum Mechanics Overview Quantum mechanics describes the relationship between energy and matter on an atomic and subatomic scale. At the beginning of the twentieth century, German... Read more
5,503 words, approx. 19 pages
Is the "Many-Worlds" Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics Viable? Viewpoint: Yes, the "many-worlds" interpretation of quantum mechanics is viable, as it provides the simples... Read more
1,609 words, approx. 6 pages
Quantum Theory and Mechanics Quantum mechanics describes the relationships between energy and matter on the atomic and subatomic scale. At the beginning of the twentieth century, German physicist Maxw... Read more
3,012 words, approx. 11 pages
Quantum Mechanics Quantum mechanics is the theory used to provide an understanding of the behavior of microscopic particles such as electrons and atoms. However, it is more than just a collection of f... Read more
782 words, approx. 3 pages
Probability and Quantum Mechanics Probability is the likelihood that a certain event will occur. Unlike classical physics, quantum physics is not completely deterministic. Probability in the context o... Read more
3,009 words, approx. 11 pages
Quantum Mechanics Quantum mechanics is the theory used to provide an understanding of the behavior of microscopic particles such as electrons and atoms. However, it is more than just a collection of f... Read more
784 words, approx. 3 pages
Quantum Physics Quantum physics is based on quantum theory. The first idea about quantum theory was from Max Planck in 1900. He proposed that energy was not emitted continuously but rather in quanta i... Read more
860 words, approx. 3 pages
Quantum Theory Quantum theory is the basis of the modern understanding of most branches of physics. At the turn of the twentieth century, many physicists assumed that physics was almost totally figure... Read more
884 words, approx. 3 pages
Quantum Mechanics The atomic model proposed by Niels Bohr in 1913 was an important milestone in the history of science for two quite different reasons. First, the Bohr theory answered some fundamental... Read more
662 words, approx. 3 pages
Quantum Theory Toward the end of the nineteenth century, a famous scientist is reputed to have expressed sympathy for his younger colleagues in physics. He said that all the great discoveries had alre... Read more
3,598 words, approx. 12 pages
Classical Mechanics, Philosophy Of Classical physics is the research tradition beginning with Isaac Newton's Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy (often called simply the Principia) of... Read more
3,103 words, approx. 11 pages
Many Worlds/Many Minds Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics The many worlds/many minds formulations of quantum mechanics are reconstructions of Hugh Everett III's (1957a, 1957b, 1973) relative-s... Read more
8,270 words, approx. 28 pages
Quantum Mechanics Quantum mechanics has the distinction of being considered both the most empirically successful and the most poorly understood theory in the history of physics. To take an oft-cited e... Read more
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