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Sudarshan, E. C. G.

Overview
Works: 78 works in 308 publications in 4 languages and 5,343 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Honoree
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Most widely held works by E. C. G Sudarshan
100 years of Planck's Quantum by Ian Duck( )

10 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 1,078 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This invaluable book takes the reader from Planck's discovery of the quantum in 1900 to the most recent interpretations and applications of nonrelativistic quantum mechanics. The introduction of the quantum idea leads off the prehistory of quantum mechanics, featuring Planck, Einstein, Bohr, Compton, and de Broglie's immortal contributions. Their original discovery papers are featured with explanatory notes and developments in Part 1. The invention of matrix mechanics and quantum mechanics by Heisenberg, Born, Jordan, Dirac, and Schrödinger is presented next, in Part 2. Following that, in Part 3, are the Einstein-Bohr debates on the interpretation of quantum mechanics culminating in Bell's inequality and Aspect's experiment demonstrating the actuality of the long range quantum correlations to which Einstein, Podolsky, and Rosen took great exception. Resolutions of quantum paradoxes and the current state of such debates are summarized. Part 4 presents a selection of the most dramatic modern developments, both theoretical and experimental. These include Feynman path integrals, the modern interpretation based on decoherence, quantum optics experiments leading to teleportation, DeWitt's wave function of the universe, and a brief introduction to the end-of-the-millennium prospects of quantum computation. A concluding chapter presents the authors' conjectures for the next 100 years of the quantum. This book is ideally suited to anyone with a junior level background in modern physics and quantum mechanics, and a cultural interest in the original sources of the greatest ideas of the greatest founders of this subject as derived from their first discovery papers. These papers have led, in giant strides across the whole of the twentieth century, to the revolutionary experimental advances of the last decade. The book makes accessible - physically and intellectually - both the deepest roots and the highest branches of nonrelativistic quantum physics
From classical to quantum mechanics : an introduction to the formalism, foundations, and applications by Giampiero Esposito( )

26 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 938 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This textbook provides a pedagogical introduction to the formalism, foundations and applications of quantum mechanics. Covering the basic material necessary to understand the transition from classical to wave mechanics, the Weyl quantisation, the postulates of quantum mechanics and many advanced topics. A textbook for beginning graduate and advanced undergraduate courses
Classical dynamics: a modern perspective by E. C. G Sudarshan( Book )

31 editions published between 1973 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fundamentals of quantum optics by John R Klauder( Book )

21 editions published between 1968 and 2006 in English and held by 578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to elementary particle physics by Robert E Marshak( Book )

15 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 517 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doubt and certainty : the celebrated academy : debates on science, mysticism, reality, in general on the knowable and unknowable, with particular forays into such esoteric matters as the mind fluid, the behavior of the stock market, and the disposition of a quantum mechanical sphinx, to name a few by Tony Rothman( Book )

11 editions published between 1998 and 2005 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When physicists and others construct models to explain the phenomena and laws of nature, do those models actually simulate what's really out there in the world, or do they only synthesize the way we think the world is? And how does our cultural upbringing affect the way we think about the world? In this far-reaching and penetrating book, two world-class physicists, one born and raised in the West, the other in the Far East, examine these and many other intriguing questions not yet resolved by modern scientists."--
Pauli and the spin-statistics theorem by Ian Duck( Book )

16 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book makes broadly accessible an understandable proof of the infamous spin-statistics theorem. This widely known but little-understood theorem is intended to explain the fact that electrons obey the Pauli exclusion principle. This fact, in turn, explains the periodic table of the elements and their chemical properties. Therefore, this one simply stated fact is responsible for many of the principal features of our universe, from chemistry to solid state physics to nuclear physics to the life cycle of stars. In spite of its fundamental importance, it is only a slight exaggeration to say that
The Past decade in particle theory( Book )

16 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advanced concepts in quantum mechanics by Giampiero Esposito( Book )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introducing a geometric view of fundamental physics, starting from quantum mechanics and its experimental foundations, this book is ideal for advanced undergraduate and graduate students in quantum mechanics and mathematical physics. Focusing on structural issues and geometric ideas, this book guides readers from the concepts of classical mechanics to those of quantum mechanics. The book features an original presentation of classical mechanics, with the choice of topics motivated by the subsequent development of quantum mechanics, especially wave equations, Poisson brackets and harmonic oscillators. It also presents new treatments of waves and particles and the symmetries in quantum mechanics, as well as extensive coverage of the experimental foundations
A gift of prophecy : essays in celebration of the life of Robert Eugene Marshak by E. C. G Sudarshan( Book )

9 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Eugene Marshak (1916-1992) devoted much of his life to helping other people carry out scientific research and gather to discuss their work. In addition to his scientific statesmanship, he was an extraordinarily gifted research scientist, and many of his scientific contributions have been prophetic. This book pays homage to his creativity and continuing work, with contributions from many of the people whose lives have been influenced by him
Proceedings of the 1960 annual International Conference on High Energy Physics at Rochester. The University of Rochester, Rochester, N.Y., August 25 - September 1, 1960 by Annual International Conference on High Energy Physics( Book )

17 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the National Symposium on Recent Developments in Theoretical Physics : Kottayam, India, September 15-19, 1986 by Kottayam) National Symposium on Recent Developments in Theoretical Physics (1986( Book )

7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction à la physique des particules élémentaires [Introduction to elementary particle physics] by E. C. G Sudarshan( Book )

9 editions published in 1964 in French and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einführung in die Physik der Elementarteilchen by Robert E Marshak( Book )

2 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in German and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures in theoretical physics by Morris Edgar Rose( Book )

11 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on foundations of quantum mechanics and quantum field theory, summer 1962 by E. C. G Sudarshan( Book )

5 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sir C.V. Raman visiting professorship 1970-71 lectures by E. C. G Sudarshan( Book )

3 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Einführung in die Physik der Elementarteilchen by Robert E Marshak( Book )

3 editions published between 1961 and 1964 in German and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Principles of classical dynamics : lectures by E. C. G Sudarshan( Book )

6 editions published in 1963 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Doubt and certainty : the celebrated academy : debates on science, mysticism, reality, in general on the knowable and unknowable, with particular forays into such esoteric matters as the mind fluid, the behavior of the stock market, and the disposition of a quantum mechanical sphinx, to name a few
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From classical to quantum mechanics : an introduction to the formalism, foundations, and applicationsFundamentals of quantum opticsDoubt and certainty : the celebrated academy : debates on science, mysticism, reality, in general on the knowable and unknowable, with particular forays into such esoteric matters as the mind fluid, the behavior of the stock market, and the disposition of a quantum mechanical sphinx, to name a fewPauli and the spin-statistics theorem
Alternative Names
E. C. G. スダルシャン

E. C. George Sudarshan Indian physicist

George Sudarshan fisico indiano

George Sudarshan físico indio

George Sudarshan Indiaas natuurkundige

George Sudarshan indický fyzik

George Sudarshan indischer Physiker

George Sudarshan indyjski fizyk teoretyczny, pionier optyki kwantowej

George Sudarshan physicien théoricien indo-américain.

Sudaršan, È.

Sudaršan, E. 1931-

Sudarshan, E. C.

Sudarshan, E. C. 1931-

Sudarshan, E. C. G.

Sudarshan, E. C. G. 1931-

Sudarshan, E. C. George

Sudarshan, Ennackel C. 1931-

Sudarshan, Ennackel Chandy George

Sudarshan, Ennackel Chandy George 1931-

Sudarshan, George.

Sudarshan, George 1931-

Suderšan, È.

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Languages
English (223)

French (9)

German (5)

Spanish (1)