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Author Feynman, Richard P. (Richard Phillips), 1918-1988, author.

Title QED : the strange theory of light and matter / Richard P. Feynman ; with an introduction by A. Zee.

Publication Info. Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Casa Verdugo Library Non-Fiction    530.1433 FEY 2014    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition New Princeton Science Library Edition.
Description xxiv, 158 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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Series Alix G. Mautner memorial lectures
Princeton science library
Alix G. Mautner memorial lectures.
Princeton science library.
Language Text in English.
Note Includes index.
Contents Introduction to the 2006 edition / by A. Zee -- Foreword / by Leonard Mautner -- Preface / by Ralph Leighton -- Introduction -- Photons : particles of light -- Electrons and their interactions -- Loose ends -- Index.
Summary Provides an introduction to QED (quantum electrodynamics), that part of quantum field theory describing the interactions of light with charged particles. Using everyday language, spatial concepts, visualizations, and his renowned "Feynman diagrams" instead of advanced mathematics, the author communicates both the substance and spirit of QED to the layperson.
Subject Photons.
Quantum electrodynamics.
Added Author Zee, A, writer of introduction.
ISBN 9780691164090

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