A Bouquet Of Numbers And Other Scientific Offerings

A Bouquet Of Numbers And Other Scientific Offerings

by Jeremy Bernstein

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"Some of the contents will be attractive to a broad readership, including application of game theory and misrepresentations of physics and physicists in popular culture."

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This book is an essay collection, along with short stories, which attempts to explain some scientific ideas.

Jeremy Bernstein was a long time staff writer for The New Yorker Magazine as well as a theoretical physicist. He has received several awards for his writing.



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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789814759779
Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 07/28/2016
Pages: 236
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

A Bouquet of Numbers for Olivia; Was Einstein Smart?; A Love Story; Deuteronomy; An Unsolved Mystery; Einstein and His Teacher; Einstein versus Einstein; Wien's Law; A Quantum of Education; Sommerfeld's Footnote; Quantum Mechanics; A Song for Molly; An Encore Song for Molly; A Schrödinger Equation; The Life of a Cell; Who was Hall?; An Entropic Story; Dear Fellow Quantum Mechanicians;

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