skip to content
BANANAWORLD : quantum mechanics for primates. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

BANANAWORLD : quantum mechanics for primates.

Author: JEFFREY BUB
Publisher: OXFORD : OXFORD University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Information theory is essentially about correlations, and the novel approach of 'Bananaworld' is to get at what's counterintuitive about quantum information by considering correlations between normally mundane experiences that every reader can relate to.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bub, Jeffrey.
Bananaworld.
Oxford, UK : Oxford University Press, 2016
(OCoLC)920454185
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: JEFFREY BUB
ISBN: 0191028606 9780191028601 9780191819643 0191819646
OCLC Number: 982941811
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 1. Nobody Understands Quantum Mechanics ; 2. Qubits ; 3. Bananaworld ; 4. Really Random ; 5. Quantum Magic ; 6. Quantum Secrets ; 7. Quantum Feats ; 8. The Big Picture ; 9. Why the Quantum? ; 10. Making Sense of It All

Abstract:

Information theory is essentially about correlations, and the novel approach of Bananaworld is to get at what's counterintuitive about quantum information by considering correlations between normally  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

This text will certainly become a classroom standard for training new generations of marine geochemists and inspire their amazing research to come. * Brian Haley, Elements * Bananaworld represents an Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(2)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/982941811> # BANANAWORLD : quantum mechanics for primates.
    a schema:MediaObject, schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "982941811" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2616033022#Place/oxford> ; # OXFORD
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2616033022#Topic/quantum_theory> ; # Quantum theory
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/530.12/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2616033022#Topic/information_theory> ; # Information theory
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2616033022#Person/bub_jeffrey> ; # JEFFREY BUB
    schema:datePublished "2016" ;
    schema:description "Information theory is essentially about correlations, and the novel approach of 'Bananaworld' is to get at what's counterintuitive about quantum information by considering correlations between normally mundane experiences that every reader can relate to."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/2616033022> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/920454185> ;
    schema:name "BANANAWORLD : quantum mechanics for primates."@en ;
    schema:productID "982941811" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/982941811#PublicationEvent/oxford_oxford_university_press_2016> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2616033022#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # OXFORD University Press
    schema:url <http://rave.ohiolink.edu/ebooks/ebc/9780198718536> ;
    schema:url <https://login.proxy.bib.uottawa.ca/login?url=http://books.scholarsportal.info/viewdoc.html?id=/ebooks/ebooks3/oso/2016-03-29/1/9780198718536-Bub> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=4842320> ;
    schema:url <http://proxy.library.carleton.ca/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718536.001.0001> ;
    schema:url <http://www.library.yorku.ca/e/resolver/id/2824416> ;
    schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718536.001.0001> ;
    schema:url <https://login.proxy.bib.uottawa.ca/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718536.001.0001> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780191028601> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780191819643> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/982941811> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2616033022#Agent/oxford_university_press> # OXFORD University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "OXFORD University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2616033022#Person/bub_jeffrey> # JEFFREY BUB
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "BUB" ;
    schema:givenName "JEFFREY" ;
    schema:name "JEFFREY BUB" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/2616033022#Topic/information_theory> # Information theory
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Information theory"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780191028601>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0191028606" ;
    schema:isbn "9780191028601" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780191819643>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0191819646" ;
    schema:isbn "9780191819643" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/920454185>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Bananaworld." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/982941811> ; # BANANAWORLD : quantum mechanics for primates.
    .

<https://login.proxy.bib.uottawa.ca/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198718536.001.0001>
    rdfs:comment "Oxford Scholarship Online (Restricted to University of Ottawa)" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.