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The Resource Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality, Anil Ananthaswamy

Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality, Anil Ananthaswamy

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Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality
Title
Through two doors at once
Title remainder
the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality
Statement of responsibility
Anil Ananthaswamy
Title variation
Through 2 doors at once
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the story of the "double-slit" experiment that demonstrated how a sunbeam split into two paths, which challenged nineteenth-century understandings about light and the nature of reality, triggering debates that continue today
Cataloging source
OU/DLC
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Ananthaswamy, Anil
Dewey number
530.12
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC174.123
LC item number
.A53 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quantum theory
  • Wave theory of light
  • Reality
Target audience
adult
Label
Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality, Anil Ananthaswamy
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The story of nature taunting us -- The case of the experiment with two holes : Richard Feynman explains the central mystery -- What does it mean "to be"? : the road to reality, from Copenhagen to Brussels -- Between reality and perception : doing the double slit, one photon at a time -- From sacred texts : revelations about spooky action at a distance -- To erase or not to erase : mountaintop experiments take us to the edge -- Bohmian rhapsody : obvious ontology evolving the obvious way -- Gravity kills the quantum cat? : the case for bringing spacetime into the mix -- Healing an ugly scar : the many worlds medicine -- Epilogue: Ways of looking at the same thing?
Control code
on1033575425
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 290 pages
Isbn
9781101986097
Lccn
2018008272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
530.12 AN14 ; XX-N ; [A18BP010, #52, 6@27.00, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1033575425
  • (OCoLC)1033575425
Label
Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality, Anil Ananthaswamy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The story of nature taunting us -- The case of the experiment with two holes : Richard Feynman explains the central mystery -- What does it mean "to be"? : the road to reality, from Copenhagen to Brussels -- Between reality and perception : doing the double slit, one photon at a time -- From sacred texts : revelations about spooky action at a distance -- To erase or not to erase : mountaintop experiments take us to the edge -- Bohmian rhapsody : obvious ontology evolving the obvious way -- Gravity kills the quantum cat? : the case for bringing spacetime into the mix -- Healing an ugly scar : the many worlds medicine -- Epilogue: Ways of looking at the same thing?
Control code
on1033575425
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 290 pages
Isbn
9781101986097
Lccn
2018008272
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
530.12 AN14 ; XX-N ; [A18BP010, #52, 6@27.00, LAP/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1033575425
  • (OCoLC)1033575425

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