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Schrödinger : life and thought

Schrödinger : life and thought

Author: Walter Moore
Publisher: Cambridge Cambridge University Press 2001
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Digital reprView all editions and formats

This is a biography of the great scientist, Erwin Schroedinger (author of "What is Life?"), which draws upon recollections of his family and friends, as well as on contemporary records, diaries and  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Moore
ISBN: 0521437679 9780521437677
OCLC Number: 248316511
Description: XI, 513 Seiten Illustrationen, Diagramme
Contents: 1. Family, childhood and youth; 2. University of Vienna; 3. Schroedinger at war; 4. From Vienna to Zurich; 5. Zurich; 6. Discovery of wave mechanics; 7. Berlin; 8. Exile in Oxford; 9. Graz; 10. Wartime Dublin; 11. Postwar Dublin; 12. Home to Vienna.
Responsibility: Walter Moore


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"It is an attempt to analyze a soul, and in that respect, it surpasses even `The Double Helix' by James Watson in its examination of the most visceral drives of a great scientist." The New York Read more...

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