Quantum Theory

Quantum theory may mean:

In science:

  • Quantum mechanics: a subset of physics explaining the physical behaviours at atomic and sub-atomic levels
  • Old quantum theory under the Bohr model
  • Quantum field theory, a generic type of relativistic quantum theory, which includes:
    • Quantum electrodynamics
    • Quantum chromodynamics
    • Electroweak interaction
  • Quantum gravity, a general term for theories intended to quantize general relativity
  • Quantum optics

In popular culture:

  • "Quantum Theory", the final song from Jarvis (album), by Jarvis Cocker
  • Quantum Theory (video game) is also the name of a console video game for PS3 and Xbox 360, released in 2010

Other articles related to "theory, quantum theory, quantum":

Relational Approach To Quantum Physics - Analysis of Particle and Wave Concepts in Terms of Frames of Detection
... can only be expressed in precise quantitative form by Glauber's theory of light detection that logically unifies the two pictures of particle and wave ... viewpoint, physical phenomena in the quantum theory of light detection are described in terms of fields and their detection, which are organized, ordered, and structured so as to correspond to the ... In the aforementioned theory, de Broglie's concepts are now manifested by, in terms of annihilation operator (and creation operator ) as field amplitudes modulated by phase ...
Probabilistic Proofs Of Non-probabilistic Theorems - Quantum Theory
... Non-commutative dynamics (called also quantum dynamics) is formulated in terms of Von Neumann algebras and continuous tensor products of Hilbert spaces ... One part of this theory (so-called type III systems) is translated into the analytic language and is developing analytically the other part (so-called type II systems ... Tripartite quantum states can lead to arbitrary large violations of Bell inequalities (in sharp contrast to the bipartite case) ...
Menas Kafatos - Professional Employment/Honors
12 books 134 articles in astronomy and astrophysics (1973-2000) 12 Articles in cosmology and quantum theory 11 Articles in Brain science/consciousness and quantum theory (since 1999 ... Foundations of Quantum Theory, Cosmology and Consciousness Cosmological observations and their limitations Universal Diagrams Foundations of quantum theory Quantum theory and brain dynamics ...
Sergei Tyablikov - Research Work
... During postgraduate study in 1944—1947 he worked on theory of crystallization, where he applied such methods as diagonalization of bilinear forms in Bose or Fermi operators, etc ... PhD he started to work on the problem of a particle interacting with a quantum field ... This problem is directly related to polaron theory, the effect of impurities on the energy spectrum of superfluids, and other problems in condensed matter physics ...

Famous quotes related to quantum theory:

    But how is one to make a scientist understand that there is something unalterably deranged about differential calculus, quantum theory, or the obscene and so inanely liturgical ordeals of the precession of the equinoxes.
    Antonin Artaud (1896–1948)