Quantum physics

From Wikiversity
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Gnome-fs-client.svg Subject classification: this is an information technology resource.
Sciences humaines.svg Educational level: this is a tertiary (university) resource.
Logo physics.svg Subject classification: this is a physics resource.
Nuvola apps edu science.svg Subject classification: this is a chemistry resource.
Nuvola apps edu mathematics-p.svg Subject classification: this is a mathematics resource.



Welcome to the Department of Quantum Physics!
Biology · Chemistry · Computer Science ·Economics · Mathematics· Physics and Astronomy ·
Feynman Diagram for Gluon Radiation


Welcome also to the School of Physical Sciences!
·
Welcome!

Hello and Welcome to Wikiversity Quantum physics! You can contact us with questions at the colloquium or me personally when you need help. Please remember to sign and date your finished comments when participating in discussions. The signature icon OOUI JS signature icon LTR.svg above the edit window makes it simple. All users are expected to abide by our Privacy, Civility, and the Terms of Use policies while at Wikiversity.

To get started, you may


You do not need to be an educator to edit. You only need to be bold to contribute and to experiment with the sandbox or your userpage. See you around Wikiversity! --~~~~


External links[edit]

Bibliography[edit]

  • [1]Chester, Marvin (1987) Primer of Quantum Mechanics. John Wiley. ISBN 0-486-42878-8
  • [2] Griffiths, David J. (2004). Introduction to Quantum Mechanics (2nd ed.). Prentice Hall. ISBN 0-13-111892-7. OCLC 40251748. A standard undergraduate text.
  • [3] Richard Feynman, 1985. QED: The Strange Theory of Light and Matter, w:Princeton University Press. ISBN 0-691-08388-6. Four elementary lectures on w:quantum electrodynamics and w:quantum field theory, yet containing many insights for the expert.
  • [4] Dirac, P. A. M. (1930). The Principles of Quantum Mechanics. ISBN 0-19-852011-5. The beginning chapters make up a very clear and comprehensible introduction.
  • [5] Albert Messiah, 1966. Quantum Mechanics (Vol. I), English translation from French by G. M. Temmer. North Holland, John Wiley & Sons. Cf. chpt. IV, section III.
  • [6] Omnès, Roland (1999). Understanding Quantum Mechanics. Princeton University Press. ISBN 0-691-00435-8. OCLC 39849482.
  • [7] von Neumann, John (1955). Mathematical Foundations of Quantum Mechanics. Princeton University Press. ISBN 0-691-02893-1.
  • [8] Hermann Klaus Hugo Weyl, FRS, 1950. The Theory of Groups and Quantum Mechanics, Dover Publications.
  • [9] D. Greenberger, K. Hentschel, F. Weinert, eds., 2009. Compendium of quantum physics, Concepts, experiments, history and philosophy, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg.


  • ... more to come
  • [12] Brown R (2004) Crossed complexes and homotopy groupoids as non commutative tools for higher dimensional local-to-global problems. In: Proceedings of the Fields Institute Workshop on Categorical Structures for Descent and Galois Theory, Hopf Algebras and Semiabelian Categories, September 23-28, 2004, Fields Institute Communications 43:101-130.
  • [13] Brown R, Hardie K A, Kamps K H, and Porter T (2002) A homotopy double groupoid of a Hausdorff space. Theory and Applications of Categories 10:71-93.
  • [14] Georgescu G, and Popescu D (1968) On Algebraic Categories. Revue Roumaine de Mathematiques Pures et Appliquées 13:337-342.
  • [15] Georgescu G, and Vraciu C (1970) On the Characterization of Łukasiewicz Algebras. J. Algebra, 16 (4):486-495.
  • [16] Georgescu G (2006) N-valued Logics and Łukasiewicz-Moisil Algebras. Axiomathes 16 (1-2): 123-136.
  • [17] Landsman N P (1998) Mathematical topics between classical and quantum mechanics. Springer Verlag, New York.

Quantum Logics[edit]

Notation Table[edit]

Polish- or Łukasiewicz's notation for logic

Concept Conventional
notation
Polish
notation
Polish / English
word
w:Negation negation (No)}
Conjunction Kφψ conjunction
w:Disjunction Aφψ alternate OR=disjunction
w:Material conditional Cφψ implication
w:Biconditional Eφψ equivalence'
w:Falsum O False value
w:Sheffer stroke Dφψ Sheffer stroke
Possibility contingent
Necessity Necessary condition
w:Universal quantifier Πpφ kwantyfikator ogólny ANY:

For all p, \phi|Universal quantifier

Existential quantifier Σpφ Exists
  • Note that the quantifiers ranged over propositional values in Łukasiewicz's work on many-valued logics.

See also[edit]