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The Resource Breakfast with Einstein : the exotic physics of everyday objects, Chad Orzel

Breakfast with Einstein : the exotic physics of everyday objects, Chad Orzel

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Breakfast with Einstein : the exotic physics of everyday objects
Title
Breakfast with Einstein
Title remainder
the exotic physics of everyday objects
Statement of responsibility
Chad Orzel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Orzel, author of How to Teach Quantum Physics to Your Dog, explores how quantum connects with everyday reality, and offers engaging, layperson-level explanations of the mind-bending ideas central to modern physics.--
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Orzel, Chad
Dewey number
530
Index
index present
LC call number
QC24.5
LC item number
.O7845 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Physics
  • Physics
  • Quantum theory
  • Quantum theory
Label
Breakfast with Einstein : the exotic physics of everyday objects, Chad Orzel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sunrise : the fundamental interactions -- The heating element : Planck's desperate trick -- Digital photos : the patent clerk's heuristic -- The alarm clock : the football player's atom -- The Internet : a solution in search of a problem -- The sense of smell : chemistry by exclusion -- Solid objects : the energy of uncertainty -- Computer chips : the Internet is for Schrödinger's cats -- Magnets : how the h*ck do they work? -- Smoke detector : Mr. Gamow's escape -- Encryption : a final brilliant mistake -- Conclusion
Control code
sky293932207
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9781946885357
Isbn Type
(trade paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
2018035519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
nj 01/19
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Breakfast with Einstein : the exotic physics of everyday objects, Chad Orzel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sunrise : the fundamental interactions -- The heating element : Planck's desperate trick -- Digital photos : the patent clerk's heuristic -- The alarm clock : the football player's atom -- The Internet : a solution in search of a problem -- The sense of smell : chemistry by exclusion -- Solid objects : the energy of uncertainty -- Computer chips : the Internet is for Schrödinger's cats -- Magnets : how the h*ck do they work? -- Smoke detector : Mr. Gamow's escape -- Encryption : a final brilliant mistake -- Conclusion
Control code
sky293932207
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
255 pages
Isbn
9781946885357
Isbn Type
(trade paper : alk. paper)
Lccn
2018035519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
nj 01/19
Other physical details
illustrations

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