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Fundamental Problems in Quantum Theory

A Conference Held in Honor of Professor John A. Wheeler (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, V. 755)

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  • Wheeler, John Archibald,,
  • Sociology,
  • 1911-,
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  • Quantum optics,
  • Quantum theory

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    ContributionsDaniel M. Greenberger (Editor), Anton Zeilinger (Editor), John Archibald Wheeler (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages908
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8267360M
    ISBN 100897669223
    ISBN 109780897669221

    Indeed, most approaches to quantum gravity adopt standard quantum theory as their starting point, with the hope that the theory’s unresolved issues will get solved along the way. However, these fundamental issues may need to be solved before attempting to define a quantum theory . Fundamental problems in quantum theory. New York: New York Academy of Sciences, (OCoLC) Named Person: John Archibald Wheeler; John Archibald Wheeler; John Archibald Wheeler; John Archibald Wheeler; John Archibald Wheeler: Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All.

      This book then describes the Lorentz particle system and other mathematical structures with which fundamental quantum theory must deal, and then some unsolved problems in the quantum logic approach. 6 QUANTUM MECHANICS Aim of Course The aim of this course is to develop non-relativistic quantum mechanics as a complete theory of microscopic dynamics, capable of making detailed predictions, with a minimumFile Size: 1MB.

      This discrete unit of energy that the field can accept is what we call the rest mass energy of particles in a field. It is the fundamental amount of energy that must be added to the field in order to create a particle. This is, in fact, how to think about Einstein’s famous equation \(E = mc^2 \) in a field theory context. Abstract. This book provides a self-contained introduction to mathematical methods in quan-tum mechanics (spectral theory) with applications to Schr odinger operators. The rst part cov-ers mathematical foundations of quantum mechanics from self-adjointness, the spectral theorem.


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