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The quantum vacuum : a scientific and philosophical concept, from electrodynamics to string theory and the geometry of the microscopic world

Author: L Boi
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011.
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A vacuum, classically understood, contains nothing. The quantum vacuum, on the other hand, is a seething cauldron of nothingness. This book provides an analysis of the interaction between geometry  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: L Boi
ISBN: 9781421402475 1421402475
OCLC Number: 787868259
Description: viii, 222 p
Responsibility: Luciano Boi.

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This book explores many current ideas about the vacuum, a central concept in modern physics... An interesting approach to collecting some of the most profound ideas scientists have developed about Read more...

 
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