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The physicist"s conception of nature

Werner Heisenberg

The physicist"s conception of nature

by Werner Heisenberg

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Heisenberg, Werner, -- 1901-1976,
  • Science -- Philosophy

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Werner Heisenberg. [Translated by Arnold J. Pomerans]
    ContributionsPomerans, Arnold Julius.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23335753M

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This book contains the proceedings of the Symposium on the Development of The Physicist's Conception of Nature in the Twentieth Century held at the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) in Trieste during September/5(1).

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The fundamental conceptions of twentieth-century physics have profoundly influenced almost every field of modern thought and activity.

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The fundamental conceptions of twentieth-century physics have profoundly influenced almost every field of modern thought and activity. Quantum Theory, Relativity, and the modern ideas on the Structure of Matter have contributed to a deeper understand­ ing of Nature, and they will probably rank in history among the greatest intellectual achievements of all time.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Heisenberg, Werner, Physicist's conception of nature. London, Hutchinson [©] (OCoLC)   Table of Contents 1 Development of the physicist’s conception of nature.- I Space, Time, and Geometry.- 2 The universe as a whole.- 3 A chapter in the astrophysicist’s view of the universe.- 4 Fundamental constants and their development in time.- 5 The expanding earth.- 6 The nature and structure of spacetime.- 7 Einstein, Hilbert, and the theory of Pages: Table of Contents 1 Development of the physicist’s conception of nature.- I Space, Time, and Geometry.- 2 The universe as a whole.- 3 A chapter in the astrophysicist’s view of the universe.- 4 Fundamental constants and their development in time.- 5 The expanding earth.- 6 The nature and structure of spacetime.- 7 Einstein, Hilbert, and the theory of gravitation.- 8 Theory of Price: $ Buy a cheap copy of The Physicist's Conception of Nature book by Werner Heisenberg.

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Physicists have found that there is a way to handle these infinities according to certain rules, which makes it possible to get definite results. This method is known as the renormalization method.

Editions for The Physicist's Conception of Nature: (Hardcover published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ) Cited by: Pages in category "Physics books" The following pages are in this category, out of total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

THE NATURE OF THE PHYSICAL WORLD iii SIR A. EDDINGTON THE NATURE OF THE I think physicists should find this book helpful in simply growing their appreciation of the meaning and nature of physics.

conception of its intrinsic nature. It is a thing; not like space. Cite this chapter as: Dirac P.A.M.

() Development of the Physicist’s Conception of Nature. In: Mehra J. (eds) The Physicist’s Conception of by: ERHARD SCHEIBE* THE PHYSICISTS' CONCEPTION OF PROGRESS MODERN physical textbooks occasionally give an account of a peculiar relation between physical theories.

The relation although logical in nature concerns pairs of theories one of which, in the historical development of physics, has become the successor of the by: 6.

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Mukunda The many roles of mathematics in the continual evolution of the physicist's picture of nature are recalled. Examples and situations from classical and modern physics, mathematical formulation versus physical interpretation, and mathematics as the language of nature are considered.

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