Quantum Mechanics

Quantum Gravity: The Hunt for a Theory of Everything

Quantum Gravity: The Hunt for a Theory of Everything

G Darley

Combined, general relativity and quantum mechanics can explain virtually all of observable reality and every fundamental phenomenon we have discovered. ...

What is Schrödinger’s Cat? A simple explanation

What is Schrödinger’s Cat? A simple explanation

G Darley

Introduction  The concepts we face when contemplating the peculiar science of quantum mechanics can undoubtedly be challenging to comprehend, even ...

The Different Interpretations of Quantum Mechanics

The Different Interpretations of Quantum Mechanics

G Darley

Introduction The field of quantum theory first emerged in the early 20th century, with astounding scientific breakthroughs driven by the ...

Why We Should Care about Quantum Information Scrambling

Why We Should Care about Quantum Information Scrambling

H Hannan

Why We Should Pay Attention to Quantum Info Spreading The rapid dispersal of quantum data, dubbed “scrambling,” is now critical ...

Harnessing the Quantum Realm –Engineering with Mechanical Modes

Demystifying the Quantum World – Insights from Theoretical Models

H Hannan

Quantum mechanics governs the behaviour of nature at microscopic scales. However, the abstract mathematical framework of quantum theory can seem ...

The Quantum Harmonic Oscillator – An Oscillating Tale of Quantized Energy Levels

The Quantum Harmonic Oscillator – An Oscillating Tale of Quantized Energy Levels

H Hannan

The quantum harmonic oscillator is widely regarded as one of the most fundamental models of quantum mechanics. Representing a system ...

What Is The Magnetic Quantum Number:

What Is The Magnetic Quantum Number?

H Hannan

In the quantum description of nature, particles and forces arise from discrete quantized energy levels rather than continuous classical modes. ...

quantum electrodynamics And THe INTeraction Between Light And Matter

Quantum Electrodynamics And The Interaction Between Light And Matter

H Hannan

Quantum electrodynamics, known as QED, is a foundational theory describing the interactions between light and matter at microscopic scales. QED ...

Quantum Locking And Macroscopic Mechanics

Quantum Locking And Macroscopic Mechanics

H Hannan

What is quantum locking? Quantum locking is a curious phenomenon that demonstrates a fascinating intersection between quantum physics and macroscopic ...

Spooky Action at a Distance: The Spine-Chilling Science of Quantum Entanglement

Spooky Action at a Distance: The Spine-Chilling Science of Quantum Entanglement

H Hannan

Quantum entanglement is a totally spooky phenomenon in quantum physics. The idea was first dreamed up in 1935 by Einstein, ...

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