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The Resource Absolutely small : how quantum theory explains our everyday world, Michael D. Fayer

Absolutely small : how quantum theory explains our everyday world, Michael D. Fayer

Label
Absolutely small : how quantum theory explains our everyday world
Title
Absolutely small
Title remainder
how quantum theory explains our everyday world
Statement of responsibility
Michael D. Fayer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Characteristic
document
Dewey number
530.12
LC call number
QC174.12
LC item number
.F379 2010
Label
Absolutely small : how quantum theory explains our everyday world, Michael D. Fayer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
computer program
Content type code
cop
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Schrödinger's cat -- Size is absolute -- Some things about waves -- The photoelectric effect and Einstein's explanation -- Light: waves or particles? -- How big is a photon and the Heisenberg uncertainty principle -- Photons, electrons, and baseballs -- Quantum racquetball and the color of fruit -- The hydrogen atom: the history -- The hydrogen atom: quantum theory -- Many electron atoms and the periodic table of elements -- The hydrogen molecule and the covalent bond -- What holds atoms together - diatomic molecules -- Bigger molecules: the shapes of polyatomic molecules -- Beer and soap -- Fat, it's all about the double bonds -- Green house gases -- Aromatic molecules -- Metals, insulators, and semiconductors -- Think quantum
Control code
ssj0000410852
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 383 pages
Isbn
9780814414880
Lccn
2009044707
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations ;
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Absolutely small : how quantum theory explains our everyday world, Michael D. Fayer
Publication
Note
Electronic resource
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
computer program
Content type code
cop
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Schrödinger's cat -- Size is absolute -- Some things about waves -- The photoelectric effect and Einstein's explanation -- Light: waves or particles? -- How big is a photon and the Heisenberg uncertainty principle -- Photons, electrons, and baseballs -- Quantum racquetball and the color of fruit -- The hydrogen atom: the history -- The hydrogen atom: quantum theory -- Many electron atoms and the periodic table of elements -- The hydrogen molecule and the covalent bond -- What holds atoms together - diatomic molecules -- Bigger molecules: the shapes of polyatomic molecules -- Beer and soap -- Fat, it's all about the double bonds -- Green house gases -- Aromatic molecules -- Metals, insulators, and semiconductors -- Think quantum
Control code
ssj0000410852
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 383 pages
Isbn
9780814414880
Lccn
2009044707
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations ;
Specific material designation
remote

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