Quantum Man: Richard Feynman's Life in Science - Krauss, Lawrence M.
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Perhaps the greatest physicist of the second half of the twentieth century, Richard Feynman changed the way we think about quantum mechanics, the most perplexing of all physical theories. Here Lawrence M. Krauss, himself a theoretical physicist and a best-selling author, offers a unique scientific biography: a rollicking narrative coupled with clear and novel expositions of science at the limits. From the death of Feynman s childhood sweetheart during the Manhattan Project to his reluctant rise as a scientific icon, we see Feynman s life through his science, providing a new understanding of the legacy of a man who has fascinated millions.…mehr

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Perhaps the greatest physicist of the second half of the twentieth century, Richard Feynman changed the way we think about quantum mechanics, the most perplexing of all physical theories. Here Lawrence M. Krauss, himself a theoretical physicist and a best-selling author, offers a unique scientific biography: a rollicking narrative coupled with clear and novel expositions of science at the limits. From the death of Feynman s childhood sweetheart during the Manhattan Project to his reluctant rise as a scientific icon, we see Feynman s life through his science, providing a new understanding of the legacy of a man who has fascinated millions.
  • Produktdetails
  • Great Discoveries
  • Verlag: Norton
  • Seitenzahl: 350
  • 2012
  • Ausstattung/Bilder: 2012. 368 S. 202 mm
  • Englisch
  • Abmessung: 210mm x 139mm x 28mm
  • Gewicht: 286g
  • ISBN-13: 9780393340655
  • ISBN-10: 0393340651
  • Best.Nr.: 33376014
Autorenporträt
Lawrence M. Krauss ist Professor für Physik und Astronomie sowie Leiter der Fakultät für Physik an der Case Western University, Cleveland, Ohio. Er ist Verfasser zweier weiterer Sachbücher, die ihm viel Lob und Anerkennung einbrachten. Für seine Arbeit ist er mit mehrerern internationalen Preisen ausgezeichnet worden, unter anderem 1986 mit dem Prsidential Investigator Award des Weißen Hauses.