Title  Einstein's struggles with quantum theory : a reappraisal 
Author(s)  Dipankar Home;Andrew Whitaker 
Publication  New York, Springer, 2007. 
Description  1 online resource (xxi, 370 p.) 
Abstract Note  Provides an account of Albert Einstein's thinking in regard to quantum physics. This book presents a mathematical as well as a nonmathematical route through the theories, controversies, and investigations, making the discourse both readable and understandable to those interested in Einstein and quantum theory 
Contents Note  Front Matter; The Philosophical Background Einstein and Mach; Einstein and Quantum Theory: The Early Years; Quantum Mechanics and its Fundamental Issues; The Standard Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics; Einstein's Approaches to Quantum Theory 19251935; EPR and its Aftermath; Einstein and the Macroscopic Limit of Quantum Mechanics; Summary of Einstein's Views; Bell's Contributions and Quantum Nonlocality; Nonstandard Quantum Interpretations; Einstein and Quantum Information Theory; Bridging the QuantumClassical Divide; Quantum Foundations: General Outlook 
Notes  Includes bibliographical references and index 
Keyword(s)  1. EBOOK
2. EBOOK  SPRINGER
3. QUANTUM THEORY
4. SCIENCE

Item Type  eBook 