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Author: Lazar Mayants
Publisher: London ; Bristol, PA : Taylor & Francis, ©1994.
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Physicists and philosophers have quarrelled frequently over the meaning of quantum physics and as yet there is still no agreement - the only aspect of quantum physics which they agree with is that it is connected with probability. Beyond the Quantum Paradox attempts to explain this argument in clear, non-mathematical language. Based on Professor Mayants' work over the past twenty-five years, the book attempts to  Read more...
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Mayants, Lazar, 1912-
Beyond the quantum paradox.
London ; Bristol, PA : Taylor & Francis, ©1994
(OCoLC)973412052
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lazar Mayants
ISBN: 0748402063 9780748402069 0748402071 9780748402076
OCLC Number: 29754172
Description: x, 105 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Ch. 1. Schrödinger's cat: what is it about? --
Ch. 2. Probability: a new approach --
Ch. 3. Some paradoxes in modern physics --
Ch. 4. Personality versus society --
Ch. 5. Probability as a base for quantum physics --
Ch. 6. Reality versus fiction.
Responsibility: Lazar Mayants.

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Aims to provide a clear explanation of quantum physics accessible to laymen and students. A number of paradoxes are settled (including that of Schrodinger's cat), the connection between probability  Read more...

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