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Atoms of time past

Wilson, David

Atoms of time past

by Wilson, David

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Published by Allen Lane in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Methodology,
  • Archaeology

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid Wilson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCC75 .W466
    The Physical Object
    Pagination362 p. ;
    Number of Pages362
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24876411M
    ISBN 100713907886
    LC Control Number75310644

    Atoms in Intense Laser Fields explains the underlying physics and theoretical techniques needed to advance the work. Authors Charles Joachain, Niels Kylstra, and Robert Potvliege have made numerous contributions to the theory of atoms and strong fields and have collaborated in the past. Joachain, in particular, has written several other textbooks and monographs on quantum mechanics and. The concept of the atom is very near scientific bedrock, touching first causes, fundamental principles, our conception of the nature of reality. This book is a translation from the French of a history of atomic thought and theory, from ancient Greece to the present day. Pullman grounds his coverage of scientific theory always in the religious and philosophical context of the times, covering 5/5(1).

    About the Book. Chemistry: Atoms First 2e is a peer-reviewed, openly licensed introductory textbook produced through a collaborative publishing partnership between OpenStax and the University of Connecticut and UConn Undergraduate Student Government Association. This text is an atoms-first adaptation of OpenStax Chemistry 2e.4/5(23). Get this from a library! The bone readers: atoms, genes and the politics of Australia's deep past. [C Tuniz; Richard Gillespie; Cheryl Jones] -- "Who owns the past? Scientists are reconstructing human prehistory with ever more refined techniques at a time when Indigenous people are demanding ownership of it, and when many archaeologists are.

    Even now, approximately 12 billion years after the universe was created, most of the matter in the universe exists as hydrogen atoms. These hydrogen atoms can come together in nuclear processes called fusion, which is the process that powers the sun, and through fusion, heavier atoms such as carbon and nitrogen are produced. "The Atoms of Language" is a fairly whirlwind tour of linguistics' parameter theory, the author's synthesis of many others' work into a readable, non-textbook, light-on-the-philosophy digest. Great if /5.


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