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Quantum Reprogramming: Ensembles and Single Systems: A Two-Tier Approach to Quantum Mechanics (Hardcover)

Author: Post, Evert Jan

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Many, perhaps most textbooks of quantum mechanics present a Copenhagen, single system angle; fewer present the subject matter as an instrument for treating ensembles, but the two methods have been silently coexisting since the mid-Thirties. This lingering dichotomy of purpose for a major physical discipline has much shrouded further insights into the foundations of quantum theory.Quantum Reprogramming resolves this long-standing dichotomy by examining the mutual relation between single systems and ensembles, assigning each its own tools for treating the subject at hand: i.e., Schrvdinger-Dirac methods for ensembles versus period integrals for single systems.A unified treatment of integer and fractional quantum Hall effects and a finite description of the electron's anomalies are mentioned as measures of justification for the chosen procedure of resolving an old-time dichotomy. The methods of presentation are, in part, elementary, with repetitive references needed to delineate differences with respect to standard methods. The parts on period integrals are developed with a perspective on elementary methods in physics, thus leading up to some standard results of de Rham theory and algebraic topology.Audience: Students of physics, mathematics, philosophers as well as outsiders with a general interest in the conceptual development of physics will find useful reading in these pages, which will stimulate further inquiry and study.

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Publisher Springer
Mfg Part# 9780792335658
SKU 203516296
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0792335651
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Book Format Hardcover
Number of Pages 0332
Publisher Springer
Series Part 81
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