The Quantum Generation [E-Book] : Highlights and Tragedies of the Golden Age of Physics / by Margarita Ryutova-Kemoklidze.
Ryutova-Kemoklidze, Margarita, (author)
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer, 1995
XXII, 327 p. 16 illus. online resource.
englisch
9783642493577
10.1007/978-3-642-49357-7
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Table of Contents:
  • 1 By the Sure Path of Experimentation
  • 2 Fiat Lux
  • 3 To Göttingen
  • 4 From the Maroseika to Chistiye Prudy
  • 5 Petrograd — and Back to Moscow
  • 6 Where the Crowned Heads of Science Gather
  • 7 Professor Born’s Circle of Friends
  • 8 “Then, As Now, Physicists Went About Their Work and Regarded It As Perfectly Normal”
  • 9 Metamorphosis
  • 10 “I Shall Leave Neither Tomorrow Nor the Day After”
  • 11 The Choice
  • 12 Cascades and Showers
  • 13 Pentoptics
  • 14 Earning a Living as an Engineer
  • 15 Teaching the Teachers
  • 16 On Pearl Street
  • 17 In the Beginning was Mechanics
  • References
  • Biography.