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[treated as singular] The branch of mechanics that deals with the mathematical description of the motion and interaction of subatomic particles, incorporating the concepts of quantization of energy, wave-particle duality, the uncertainty principle, and the correspondence principle.
- ‘The theory that describes atoms and their constituents is quantum mechanics.’
- ‘The second question, of course, was rendered questionable by quantum mechanics.’
- ‘His interests range from astrophysics and quantum mechanics to mathematical puzzles and games.’
- ‘In 1976 I began investigating what quantum mechanics might have to say.’
- ‘We know from quantum mechanics that nothing is real, except for the observations themselves.’
- ‘On the other hand, in quantum mechanics you will deal more with algebraic techniques.’
- ‘According to the laws of quantum mechanics, these electrons may exist only in certain states.’
- ‘String theory's claim thus allows quantum mechanics to incorporate gravity and do so successfully.’
- ‘In the answer to this question lies the whole key to quantum mechanics.’
- ‘His official courses were on quantum mechanics, classical mechanics, and complex function theory.’
- ‘Firstly, it consistently embodies both special relativity and quantum mechanics.’
- ‘For Doppler cooling, we need another detail from quantum mechanics, and a bit of relativity.’
- ‘In fact, it is arguably the most important fundamental concept behind all of quantum mechanics.’
- ‘It can be said that Heisenberg's quantum mechanics has made possible a systemization of spectra of atoms.’
- ‘So with growing trepidation, I searched through my past writings on quantum mechanics.’
- ‘Even a biologist must trust what a physicist says about quantum mechanics.’
- ‘This implies that we will always have uncertainty in any system, not just in quantum mechanics or in mathematics.’
- ‘The entire field of quantum mechanics owes much of its existence to the study of angular momentum.’
- ‘One of the bizarre paradoxes of quantum mechanics is that elementary particles can exist in two or more states at the same time.’
- ‘What happens when we add quantum mechanics to the analysis of classical black holes?’
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