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The Resource Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Richard Wolfson, (videorecording)

Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Richard Wolfson, (videorecording)

Label
Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists
Title
Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution
Title remainder
modern physics for non-scientists
Statement of responsibility
Richard Wolfson
Title variation
Modern physics for non-scientists
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Takes the viewer from the early study of motion through the path of modern discovery of relativity, quantum phenomena and the consequences of these discoveries for our understanding of space, time and the universe
Member of
Cataloging source
LVC
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Richard Wolfson
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wolfson, Richard
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
Great courses DVD
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Einstein, Albert
  • Space and time
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Gravitation
Technique
live action
Label
Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Richard Wolfson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Public performance video
  • In 2 containers
Accompanying material
2 course guidebooks (71 pages each).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. disc 1. lecture 1. Time travel, tunneling, tennis and tea ; lecture 2. Heaven and earth, place and motion ; lecture 3. The clockwork universe ; lecture 4. Let there be light! ; lecture 5. Speed "c" relative to what? ; lecture 6. Earth and the ether: a crisis in physics -- disc 2. lecture 7. Einstein to the rescue ; lecture 8. Uncommon sense: stretching time ; lecture 9. Muons and time-traveling twins ; lecture 10. Escaping contradiction: simultaneity is relative ; lecture 11. Faster than light? Past, future, and elsewhere ; lecture 12. What about E=Mc2, and is everything relative? -- pt. 2. disc 3. lecture 13. A problem of gravity ; lecture 14. Curved spacetime ; lecture 15. Black holes ; lecture 16. Into the heart of matter ; lecture 17. Enter the quantum ; lecture 18. Wave or particle? -- disc 4. lecture 19. Quantum uncertainty: farewell to determinism ; lecture 20. Particle or wave? ; lecture 21. Quantum weirdness and Schrödinger's cat ; lecture 22. The particle zoo ; lecture 23. Cosmic connections ; lecture 24. Toward a theory of everything
Control code
ocm52767473
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Second edition ; library edition.
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Isbn
9781565855656
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
530.11 EI68B V. # ; P ; XX-D ; 2 DVDs/1 PM/1 AW ; SA ; Col. ; PPR ; Repair08/12.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
  • 153
  • 151--152
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52767473
  • (Sirsi) o52767473
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Einstein's relativity and the quantum revolution : modern physics for non-scientists, Richard Wolfson, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Public performance video
  • In 2 containers
Accompanying material
2 course guidebooks (71 pages each).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. disc 1. lecture 1. Time travel, tunneling, tennis and tea ; lecture 2. Heaven and earth, place and motion ; lecture 3. The clockwork universe ; lecture 4. Let there be light! ; lecture 5. Speed "c" relative to what? ; lecture 6. Earth and the ether: a crisis in physics -- disc 2. lecture 7. Einstein to the rescue ; lecture 8. Uncommon sense: stretching time ; lecture 9. Muons and time-traveling twins ; lecture 10. Escaping contradiction: simultaneity is relative ; lecture 11. Faster than light? Past, future, and elsewhere ; lecture 12. What about E=Mc2, and is everything relative? -- pt. 2. disc 3. lecture 13. A problem of gravity ; lecture 14. Curved spacetime ; lecture 15. Black holes ; lecture 16. Into the heart of matter ; lecture 17. Enter the quantum ; lecture 18. Wave or particle? -- disc 4. lecture 19. Quantum uncertainty: farewell to determinism ; lecture 20. Particle or wave? ; lecture 21. Quantum weirdness and Schrödinger's cat ; lecture 22. The particle zoo ; lecture 23. Cosmic connections ; lecture 24. Toward a theory of everything
Control code
ocm52767473
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Edition
DVD edition ; Second edition ; library edition.
Extent
4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.)
Isbn
9781565855656
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
530.11 EI68B V. # ; P ; XX-D ; 2 DVDs/1 PM/1 AW ; SA ; Col. ; PPR ; Repair08/12.
Other physical details
sound, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
Stock number
  • 153
  • 151--152
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o52767473
  • (Sirsi) o52767473
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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