The Resource Quantum physics : what everyone needs to know, Michael G. Raymer

Quantum physics : what everyone needs to know, Michael G. Raymer

Label
Quantum physics : what everyone needs to know
Title
Quantum physics
Title remainder
what everyone needs to know
Statement of responsibility
Michael G. Raymer
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In question & answer format, discusses the history, science, applications, and relevant current issues of quantum physics in an accessible way for the non-scientist
Member of
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raymer, Michael G
Dewey number
530.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC174.12
LC item number
.R387 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
What everyone needs to know
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Quantum theory
Label
Quantum physics : what everyone needs to know, Michael G. Raymer
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
Quantum physics -- Quantum measurement and its consequences -- Application: quantum data encryption -- Quantum behavior and its description -- Application: sensing gravity with quantum interference -- Quantum possibilities and waves -- Milestones and a fork in the road -- Bell-tests and the end of local realism -- Quantum entanglement and teleportation -- Application: quantum computing -- Energy quantization and atoms -- Application: sensing time, motion and gravity with quantum technology -- Quantum fields and their excitations -- Future directions and remaining questions in quantum science
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780190250713
Lccn
2016050787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn960286712
  • (OCoLC)960286712
Label
Quantum physics : what everyone needs to know, Michael G. Raymer
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
Quantum physics -- Quantum measurement and its consequences -- Application: quantum data encryption -- Quantum behavior and its description -- Application: sensing gravity with quantum interference -- Quantum possibilities and waves -- Milestones and a fork in the road -- Bell-tests and the end of local realism -- Quantum entanglement and teleportation -- Application: quantum computing -- Energy quantization and atoms -- Application: sensing time, motion and gravity with quantum technology -- Quantum fields and their excitations -- Future directions and remaining questions in quantum science
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxii, 306 pages
Isbn
9780190250713
Lccn
2016050787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn960286712
  • (OCoLC)960286712

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