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Quantum mechanics : the theoretical minimum

Author: Leonard Susskind; Art Friedman
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, [2014]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explains the theory and associated mathematics of quantum mechanics, discussing topics ranging from uncertainty and time dependence to particle and wave states.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard Susskind; Art Friedman
ISBN: 9780465036677 0465036678 9780465080618 0465080618 9780465062904 0465062903
OCLC Number: 853310551
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xx, 364 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Systems and experiments --
Quantum states --
Principles of quantum mechanics --
Time and change --
Uncertainty and time dependence --
Combining systems : entanglement --
More on entanglement --
Particles and waves --
Particle dynamics --
The harmonic oscillator.
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