# Uncommon Paths in Quantum Physics

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- Author : Konstantin V. Kazakov
- Publisher : Elsevier
- Release : 26 June 2014
- ISBN : 9780128015988
- Page : 206 pages
- Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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Quantum mechanics is one of the most fascinating, and at the same time most controversial, branches of contemporary science. Disputes have accompanied this science since its birth and have not ceased to this day. Uncommon Paths in Quantum Physics allows the reader to contemplate deeply some ideas and methods that are seldom met in the contemporary literature. Instead of widespread recipes of mathematical physics, based on the solutions of integro-differential equations, the book follows logical and partly intuitional derivations of non-commutative algebra. Readers can directly penetrate the abstract world of quantum mechanics. First book in the market that treats this newly developed area of theoretical physics; the book will thus provide a fascinating overview of the prospective applications of this area, strongly founded on the theories and methods that it describes. Provides a solid foundation for the application of quantum theory to current physical problems arising in the interpretation of molecular spectra and important effects in quantum field theory. New insight into the physics of anharmonic vibrations, more feasible calculations with improved precision.

### Uncommon Paths in Quantum Physics

- Author : Konstantin V. Kazakov
- Publisher : Elsevier
- Release Date : 2014-06-26
- ISBN : 9780128015988

Quantum mechanics is one of the most fascinating, and at the same time most controversial, branches of contemporary science. Disputes have accompanied this science since its birth and have not ceased to this day. Uncommon Paths in Quantum Physics allows the reader to contemplate deeply some ideas and methods that are seldom met in the contemporary literature. Instead of widespread recipes of mathematical physics, based on the solutions of integro-differential equations, the book follows logical and partly intuitional derivations of

### Gauge Theories in Particle Physics

- Author : I.J.R. Aitchison,A.J.G. Hey
- Publisher : CRC Press
- Release Date : 2002-09-01
- ISBN : 0849387752

Gauge Theories in Particle Physics, Volume 1: From Relativistic Quantum Mechanics to QED, Third Edition presents an accessible, practical, and comprehensive introduction to the three gauge theories of the standard model of particle physics: quantum electrodynamics (QED), quantum chromodynamics (QCD), and the electroweak theory. For each of them, the authors provide a thorough discussion of the main conceptual points, a detailed exposition of many practical calculations of physical quantities, and a comparison of these quantitative predictions with experimental results. For this

### Gauge Theories in Particle Physics: A Practical Introduction

- Author : Ian J R Aitchison,Anthony J.G. Hey
- Publisher : CRC Press
- Release Date : 2012-12-17
- ISBN : 9781466512993

Volume 1 of this revised and updated edition provides an accessible and practical introduction to the first gauge theory included in the Standard Model of particle physics: quantum electrodynamics (QED). The book includes self-contained presentations of electromagnetism as a gauge theory as well as relativistic quantum mechanics. It provides a unique elementary introduction to quantum field theory, establishing the essentials of the formal and conceptual framework upon which the subsequent development of the three gauge theories is based. The text also

### Gauge Theories in Particle Physics: A Practical Introduction, Fourth Edition - 2 Volume set

- Author : Ian J.R. Aitchison,Anthony J.G. Hey
- Publisher : CRC Press
- Release Date : 2021-01-15
- ISBN : 9781466591127

The fourth edition of this well-established, highly regarded two-volume set continues to provide a fundamental introduction to advanced particle physics while incorporating substantial new experimental results, especially in the areas of CP violation and neutrino oscillations. It offers an accessible and practical introduction to the three gauge theories included in the Standard Model of particle physics: quantum electrodynamics (QED), quantum chromodynamics (QCD), and the Glashow-Salam-Weinberg (GSW) electroweak theory. In the first volume, a new chapter on Lorentz transformations and discrete

### Path Integral Approach to Quantum Physics

- Author : Gert Roepstorff
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2012-12-06
- ISBN : 9783642578861

Specifically designed to introduce graduate students to the functional integration method in contemporary physics as painlessly as possible, the book concentrates on the conceptual problems inherent in the path integral formalism. Throughout, the striking interplay between stochastic processes, statistical physics and quantum mechanics comes to the fore, and all the methods of fundamental interest are generously illustrated by important physical examples.

### Space-time-matter: Modern Kaluza-klein Theory

- Author : Paul S Wesson
- Publisher : World Scientific
- Release Date : 1999-02-01
- ISBN : 9789814495752

Einstein endorsed the view of Kaluza that gravity could be combined with electromagnetism if the dimensionality of the world is extended from 4 to 5. Klein applied this idea to quantum theory, laying a basis for the various modern versions of string theory. Recently, work by a group of researchers has resulted in a coherent formulation of 5D relativity, in which matter in 4D is induced by geometry in 5D. This theory is based on an unrestricted group of 5D coordinate transformations

### Space-time-matter

- Author : Paul S. Wesson
- Publisher : World Scientific
- Release Date : 2007
- ISBN : 9789812706324

Albert Einstein, together with Theodor Kaluza and Oskar Klein, realized that extra dimensions can be used to unify the different fields of physics, as well as unifying the fields with their material sources. In fact, it was Einstein's dream to transpose the a base wooda of the matter term in his field equations to the ?marble? of the geometrical term. During his lifetime, this kind of unified theory achieved only partial success. But the modern approach, outlined in this bestseller,

### Introduction to Quantum Mechanics

- Author : Harald J W MÃ¼ller-Kirsten
- Publisher : World Scientific Publishing Company
- Release Date : 2012-07-19
- ISBN : 9789814397766

This text on quantum mechanics begins by covering all the main topics of an introduction to the subject. It then concentrates on newer developments. In particular it continues with the perturbative solution of the Schrödinger equation for various potentials and thereafter with the introduction and evaluation of their path integral counterparts. Considerations of the large order behavior of the perturbation expansions show that in most applications these are asymptotic expansions. The parallel consideration of path integrals requires the evaluation

### The Quantum Theory of Atoms in Molecules

- Author : Chérif F. Matta,Russell J. Boyd
- Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
- Release Date : 2007-06-27
- ISBN : 9783527610693

This book distills the knowledge gained from research into atoms in molecules over the last 10 years into a unique, handy reference. Throughout, the authors address a wide audience, such that this volume may equally be used as a textbook without compromising its research-oriented character. Clearly structured, the text begins with advances in theory before moving on to theoretical studies of chemical bonding and reactivity. There follow separate sections on solid state and surfaces as well as experimental electron densities, before

### Making Sense of Quantum Mechanics

- Author : Jean Bricmont
- Publisher : Springer
- Release Date : 2016-01-12
- ISBN : 9783319258898

This book explains, in simple terms, with a minimum of mathematics, why things can appear to be in two places at the same time, why correlations between simultaneous events occurring far apart cannot be explained by local mechanisms, and why, nevertheless, the quantum theory can be understood in terms of matter in motion. No need to worry, as some people do, whether a cat can be both dead and alive, whether the moon is there when nobody looks at it,

### The Study of Time III

- Author : J. T. Fraser,N. Lawrence,D. Park
- Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
- Release Date : 2013-03-09
- ISBN : 9781461262879

The papers in this volume were delivered and responded to at the Third Conference of the International Society for the Study of Time. The meeting took place during sunny days, punctuated by an occasional brief storm, in the confer ence facilities of the Österreichisches College in Alpbach, Austria, from ]uly 1 to ]uly 10, 1976. In the middle of it came ]uly 4, the 200th anniversary of the Declaration ofindependence, and in honor ofparticipants from the United States there was a special session of

### Uncommon Knowledge

- Author : Al McDowell
- Publisher : Author House
- Release Date : 2009
- ISBN : 9781438912844

This book develops new science of gravity and light based on the century-old Le Sage theory of an "ether" that was replaced by Einstein's Theory of Relativity. After presenting astrophysical data contradicting the theory that the universe is expanding from a Big Bang, experiments believed to prove Relativity are shown to actually prove the ether theory instead. Freedom from the speed limit of light enables a science of subatomic particles traveling faster than light to produce gravity, electric and magnetic

### Fractional Statistics and Quantum Theory

- Author : Avinash Khare
- Publisher : World Scientific
- Release Date : 2005
- ISBN : 9789812567758

This book explains the subtleties of quantum statistical mechanics in lower dimensions and their possible ramifications in quantum theory. The discussion is at a pedagogical level and is addressed to both graduate students and advanced researchers with a reasonable background in quantum and statistical mechanics. Topics in the first part of the book include the flux tube model of anyons, the braid group and a detailed discussion about the various aspects of quantum and statistical mechanics of a noninteracting anyon

### Living In a Quantum Reality

- Author : Valerie Varan
- Publisher : Turning Stone Press
- Release Date : 2015-11-30
- ISBN : 9781618521057

For those who have experienced a transpersonal or spiritual awakening, it can be difficult to come back to living in the day-to-day world. All of a sudden, you may be faced with challenges such as anxiety, depression, despair, the Dark Night of the Soul, and a multitude of other energetic and spiritual imbalances. Living in a Quantum Reality helps to identify the common side effects of wholeness consciousness and offers a variety of exercises, meditations, and healing methods to cope

### Modern Quantum Mechanics

- Author : J. J. Sakurai,Jim Napolitano
- Publisher : Cambridge University Press
- Release Date : 2017-09-30
- ISBN : 9781108422413

A comprehensive and engaging textbook, providing a graduate-level, non-historical, modern introduction of quantum mechanical concepts.