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Atomicity and Quanta by Sir James Jeans


Atomicity and Quanta by Sir James Jeans

This is the full text of James Jeans's Rouse Ball Lecture given in 1925 at Cambridge University, and surveys the field of atomic and subatomic physics in the early days of quantum mechanics, with a brief historical perspective on measurement.

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Publication date

20th July 2009


Sir James Jeans

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Cambridge University Press


72 pages


Astronomy, space & time



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