Qed and the Men Who Made It: Dyson, Feynman, Schwinger,

Qed and the Men Who Made It: Dyson, Feynman, Schwinger,


Qed and the Men Who Made It: Dyson, Feynman, Schwinger, and Tomonaga ❰KINDLE❯ ❄ Qed and the Men Who Made It: Dyson, Feynman, Schwinger, and Tomonaga Author Silvan S. Schweber – Larringtonlifecoaching.co.uk In the s, physics was in a crisis There appeared to be no way to reconcile the new theory of quantum mechanics with Einstein s theory of relativity Several approaches had been tried and had failed In In the s, physics was the Men PDF/EPUB Â in a crisis There appeared to be no Qed and PDF or way to reconcile the new theory of quantum mechanics with Einstein s theory of and the Men PDF Ê relativity Several approaches had been tried and had failed In the post World War II period, four eminent physicists rose to the challenge and developed a calculable version of quantum electrodynamics QED , probably the most successful theory in physics This formulation of QED was pioneered by Freeman Dyson, Richard Feynman, Julian Schwinger, and Sin Itiro Tomonaga, three of whom won the Nobel Prize for their work In this book, physicist and historian Silvan Schweber tells the story of these four physicists, blending discussions of their scientific work with fascinating biographical sketches Setting the achievements of these four men in context, Schweber begins with an account of the early work done by physicists such as Dirac and Jordan, and describes the gathering of eminent theorists at Shelter Island in , the meeting that heralded the new era of QED The rest of his narrative comprises individual biographies of the four physicists, discussions of their major contributions, and the story of the scientific community in which they worked Throughout, Schweber draws on his technical expertise to offer a lively and lucid explanation of how this theory was finally established as the appropriate way to describe the atomic and subatomic realms.


10 thoughts on “Qed and the Men Who Made It: Dyson, Feynman, Schwinger, and Tomonaga

  1. Denis Denis says:

    A great read for the fan of the history of QED


  2. kuarkdelima kuarkdelima says:

    Antara buku QED yang paling menarik pernah saya tekuni Ditulis ala ala memoir Saya syorkan buku ini untuk mendapat feel apabila menekuni fizik zarah keunsuran.


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