Willkommen, schön sind Sie da!
Logo Ex Libris

Eddington's Search for a Fundamental Theory: A Key to the Universe

  • Kartonierter Einband
  • 272 Seiten
A lucid description of the development of theoretical physics in the first half of this century from the viewpoint of the celebrat... Weiterlesen
CHF 89.00
Auslieferung erfolgt in der Regel innert 3 Wochen.

Beschreibung

A lucid description of the development of theoretical physics in the first half of this century from the viewpoint of the celebrated astrophysicist Arthur Eddington.

Zusammenfassung
This 1995 book describes the development of theoretical physics in the first half of this century from the viewpoint of the astrophysicist Arthur Eddington.

Inhalt

Preface; 1. The mystery; Part I. 1882-1928: 2. The astrophysicist; 3. General relativity; 4. Consequences of general relativity; 5. 'Something has slipped through the net'; 6. Quantum mechanics; Part II. 1928-1933: 7. Algebra to the fore; 8. Electric charge; 9. The proton-electron mass-ratio; Part III. 1933-1944: 10. The turning point; 11. Critical views of RTPE; 12. The last decade; References; Index.

Produktinformationen

Titel: Eddington's Search for a Fundamental Theory: A Key to the Universe
Autor:
EAN: 9780521017282
ISBN: 978-0-521-01728-2
Format: Kartonierter Einband
Herausgeber: Cambridge Univ Pr
Genre: Physik & Astronomie
Anzahl Seiten: 272
Gewicht: 383g
Größe: H229mm x B152mm x T25mm
Jahr: 2005
Auflage: Revised