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Published by World Scientific Pub Co Inc .
Written in English


  • Quantum physics (quantum mechanics),
  • Theoretical methods,
  • Quantum Theory,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Congresses,
  • Mechanics - General

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsTruman D. Black (Editor), Michael Martin Nieto (Contributor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9193933M
ISBN 109810209800
ISBN 109789810209803

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