The Resource Quips, quotes, and quanta : an anecdotal history of physics, Anton Z. Capri

Quips, quotes, and quanta : an anecdotal history of physics, Anton Z. Capri

Label
Quips, quotes, and quanta : an anecdotal history of physics
Title
Quips, quotes, and quanta
Title remainder
an anecdotal history of physics
Statement of responsibility
Anton Z. Capri
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Capri, Anton Z
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC7
LC item number
.C2354 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Physics
  • Physics
Label
Quips, quotes, and quanta : an anecdotal history of physics, Anton Z. Capri
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
1. Prologue -- 2. Thermodynamics: Founders and Flounderers -- 3. Cracks Appear in Classical Physics -- 4. It's About Time and Space -- 5. Space Becomes Curved -- 6. Kilns and Quanta -- 7. The Hydrogen Atom: Plum-pudding or Planet -- 8. Action in Physics: The Old Quantum Theory -- 9. Particles are Waves are Particles -- 10. Schrodinger Makes Waves -- 11. Boys' Physics and Quantum Jumping -- 12. Matrix Mechanics is Born -- 13. The Purest Soul's Beautiful Quantum Mechanism -- 14. Quantum Mechanics is Complete -- 15. The Electron Spins -- 16. Epilogue -- 17. Glossary and Timeline
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 238 pages
Isbn
9789814343473
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011001516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)694393596
  • (OCoLC)ocn694393596
Label
Quips, quotes, and quanta : an anecdotal history of physics, Anton Z. Capri
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
1. Prologue -- 2. Thermodynamics: Founders and Flounderers -- 3. Cracks Appear in Classical Physics -- 4. It's About Time and Space -- 5. Space Becomes Curved -- 6. Kilns and Quanta -- 7. The Hydrogen Atom: Plum-pudding or Planet -- 8. Action in Physics: The Old Quantum Theory -- 9. Particles are Waves are Particles -- 10. Schrodinger Makes Waves -- 11. Boys' Physics and Quantum Jumping -- 12. Matrix Mechanics is Born -- 13. The Purest Soul's Beautiful Quantum Mechanism -- 14. Quantum Mechanics is Complete -- 15. The Electron Spins -- 16. Epilogue -- 17. Glossary and Timeline
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xii, 238 pages
Isbn
9789814343473
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011001516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)694393596
  • (OCoLC)ocn694393596

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