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Heisenberg, Werner 1901-1976

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Works: 980 works in 3,436 publications in 12 languages and 39,036 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  Records and correspondence  Personal correspondence 
Roles: Author, Editor, Honoree, Author of introduction, Other, Creator, Dedicatee, Performer, wpr, Contributor, Narrator
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Most widely held works about Werner Heisenberg
 
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Most widely held works by Werner Heisenberg
Physics and philosophy : the revolution in modern science by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

117 editions published between 1958 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seminal work by one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century, Physics and Philosophy is Werner Heisenberg's concise and accessible narrative of the revolution in modern physics, in which he played a towering role. A brilliant scientist whose ideas altered our perception of the universe, Heisenberg is considered the father of quantum physics; he is most famous for the Uncertainty Principle, which states that quantum particles do not occupy a fixed, measurable position. His contributions remain a cornerstone of contemporary physics theory and application
The physical principles of the quantum theory by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

147 editions published between 1930 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 2,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The contributions of few contemporary scientists have been as far reaching in their effects as those of Nobel Laureate Werner Heisenberg. His matrix theory is one of the bases of modern quantum mechanics, while his "uncertainty principle" has altered our whole philosophy of science. In this classic, based on lectures delivered at the University of Chicago, Heisenberg presents a complete physical picture of quantum theory. He covers not only his own contributions, but also those of Bohr, Dirac, Bose, de Broglie, Fermi, Einstein, Pauli, Schrodinger, Somerfield, Rupp, ·Wilson, Germer, and others in a text written for the physical scientist who is not a specialist in quantum theory or in modern mathematics. Partial contents: introduction (theory and experiment, fundamental concepts); critique of physical concepts of the corpuscular theory (uncertainty relations and their illustration); critique of the physical concepts of the wave theory (uncertainty relations for waves, discussion of an actual measurement of the electromagnetic field); statistical interpretation of quantum theory (mathematical considerations, interference of probabilities, Bohr's complementarity); discussion of important experiments (C.T.R. Wilson, diffraction, Einstein-Rupp, emission, absorption and dispersion of radiation, interference and conservation laws, Compton effect, radiation fluctuation phenomena, relativistic formulation of the quantum theory). An 80-page appendix on the mathematical apparatus of the quantum theory is provided for the specialist
Physics and beyond; encounters and conversations by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

28 editions published between 1970 and 1980 in English and German and held by 1,367 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The physicist's conception of nature by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

144 editions published between 1955 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 1,334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Philosophical problems of quantum physics by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

78 editions published between 1936 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 1,104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Across the frontiers by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

17 editions published between 1974 and 1990 in English and German and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nuclear physics by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

35 editions published between 1951 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 845 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the Nobel Prize-winning physicist who developed the famous uncertainty principle, Nuclear Physics provides an in-depth look at the study of the atom. The book was compiled from a series of Heisenberg's lectures on the subject, and is detailed and accessible enough for anyone interested in the subject. Heisenberg begins with a short history of atomic physics before delving into the theory of the processes and reactions within the atom. Nuclear Physics is an essential book to understanding the atom, giving readers an unparalleled look at nuclear physics from one of the greatest scientific minds of the twentieth century
Der Teil und das Ganze; Gespräche im Umkreis der Atomphysik by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

115 editions published between 1969 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fra forfatterens (1901-1976) samtaler om atomfysik med Niels Bohr, Max Planck og Albert Einstein
Physik und Philosophie by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

93 editions published between 1950 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction to the unified field theory of elementary particles by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

17 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 496 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Uncertainty principle and foundations of quantum mechanics : a fifty years' survey by William C Price( Book )

13 editions published between 1976 and 1979 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wandlungen in den Grundlagen der Naturwissenschaft. Zwei Vorträge by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

64 editions published between 1935 and 2005 in German and Undetermined and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Naturwissenschaft / Vorträge
Encounters with Einstein : and other essays on people, places, and particles by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 376 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cosmic radiation, fifteen lectures by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

15 editions published between 1943 and 1946 in English and Undetermined and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A series of symposia held in the years 1941 and 1942 in the Kaiser Wilhelm Institut for Physics
Unified theories of elementary particles : critical assessment and prospects : proceedings of the Heisenberg Symposium, held in München, July 16-21, 1981 by P Breitenlohner( Book )

10 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On modern physics by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

21 editions published between 1961 and 1962 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Schritte über Grenzen; gesammelte Reden und Aufsätze by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

52 editions published between 1971 and 1989 in German and Undetermined and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Natural law and the structure of matter by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

7 editions published between 1970 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Wandlungen in den Grundlagen der Naturwissenschaft; sechs Vorträge by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

47 editions published between 1942 and 1947 in German and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Forschungsgeschichte
Gesammelte Werke = Collected works by Werner Heisenberg( Book )

24 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The physical principles of the quantum theory
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The physical principles of the quantum theoryPhilosophical problems of quantum physicsAcross the frontiersNuclear physicsDer Teil und das Ganze; Gespräche im Umkreis der AtomphysikEncounters with Einstein : and other essays on people, places, and particlesHeisenberg's war : the secret history of the German bomb
Alternative Names
Be leu neo Ha i jen be leu keu 1901-1976

Beleuneo-Haijenbeleukeu 1901-1976

Ge-Zenberg, V. 1901-1976

Geaeizenberg, V., 1901-1976

Geizenber, V. 1901-1976

Geĭzenberg, V.

Geĭzenberg, V. 1901-1976

Geĭzenberg, V. (Verner), 1901-1976

Gejzenberg, V.

Gejzenberg, V. 1901-1976

Gejzenberg, Verner 1901-1976

Geyzenberg Verner Karl

Haijenbeleukeu, Beleuneo 1901-1976

Haijenberŭk'ŭ, Perŭnŏ 1901-1976

Haisenbo, W. 1901-1976

Haizenberuku, W. K. 1901-1976

Hajzenberg, Verner 1901-1976

Hayzenberg, Verner 1901-1976

Hāyzinbirg, Wirnir 1901-1976

Heisenberg W.

Heisenberg W. 1901-1976

Heisenberg, W. 1901-1976 (Werner)

Heisenberg W. K.

Heisenberg W. K. 1901-1976

Heisenberg, W. (Werner)

Heisenberg, W. (Werner), 1901-1976

Heisenberg Werner

Heisenberg, Werner 1901-1976

Heisenberg, Werner C. 1901-1976

Heisenberg, Werner Carl

Heisenberg, Werner Carl 1901-1976

Heisenberg, Werner K. 1901-1976

Heisenberg, Werner Karl

Heisenberg, Werner Karl 1901-1976

Heisenberg, Werner (Werner Carl), 1901-1976

Verner Heyzenberq

Verners Heizenbergs

W. Hai sen bo 1901-1976

W.-Haisenbo 1901-1976

Weisenberg Werner Karl

Werner Heisenberg

Werner Heisenberg Aleman a pisiko

Werner Heisenberg deitscha Physika

Werner Heisenberg deutscher Physiker und Nobelpreisträger

Werner Heisenberg Duitse theoretische natuurkundige

Werner Heisenberg físico alemán

Werner Heisenberg físico alemán (1901-1976)

Werner Heisenberg fizyk niemiecki

Werner Heisenberg German theoretical physicist

Werner Heisenberg německý teoretický fyzik

Werner Heisenberg német fizikus

Werner Heisenberg physicien allemand

Werner Heisenberg Tysk teoretisk fysiker

Werner Heyzenberg

Werner Karl Heisenberg

Werner Karl Heisenberg fisico tedesco

Werner Karl Heisenberg nemecký teoretický fyzik

Βέρνερ Χάιζενμπεργκ Γερμανός θεωρητικός φυσικός

Βέρνερ Χάιζενμπεργκ Φυσικός Γερμανός Κβαντομηχανική

Вернер Гейзенберг немецкий физик-теоретик, один из создателей квантовой механики

Вернер Гейзенберг німецький фізик-теоретик, один із творців квантової механіки, лауреат Нобелівської премії з фізики (1932)

Вернер Карл Гейзенберг

Вернер Хайзенберг

Вернер Хајзенберг германски теоретски физичар

Вэрнэр Карл Гайзэнбэрг

Гейзенберг

Гейзенберг В

Гейзенберг, В 1901-1976

Гейзенберг, В. (Вернер), 1901-1976

Гейзенберг В. К

Гейзенберг В. К. 1901-1976

Гейзенберг, Вернер 1901-1976

Гейзенберг Вернер Карл

Хайзенберг В. К

Хайзенберг В. К. 1901-1976

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ווערנער הייזנבערג

ורנר הייזנברג

ורנר הייזנברג פיזיקאי גרמני

فيرنر هايزنبرج، 1901-1976

فيرنر هايزنبيرغ

فيرنر هايزنبيرغ فيزيائي نظري ألماني

هيزنبرج، فيرنر، 1901-1976

ورنر کارل هایزنبرگ

ورنر ہائسنبرگ

ورنر ہیزنبرگ

ڤێرنەر ھایزنبێرگ

वर्नर हाइजेनबर्ग

वर्नर हायझेनबर्ग भौतिकशास्त्रातील नोबेल पारितोषिकविजेता शास्त्रज्ञ.

ভের্নার কার্ল হাইজেনবের্গ

ভের্নার কার্ল হাইজেনবের্গ জার্মান পদার্থবিদ

হাইজেনবাৰ্গ

ਵਰਨਰ ਹੀਜ਼ਨਬਰਗ

வெர்னர் ஐசன்பர்க்

వెర్నర్ హైసెన్ బర్గ్

ವರ್ನರ್ ಹೈಸನ್‍ಬರ್ಗ್

ವರ್ನರ್ ಹೈಸನ್‍ಬರ್ಗ್ ಗಣಿತಜ್ಞ

വെർണർ ഹൈസെൻബെർഗ്‌

แวร์เนอร์ ไฮเซนแบร์ก

ဝန်နာ ဟိုင်ဇင်ဘတ်

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베르너 하이젠베르크 독일의 물리학자이다. 노벨상을 수상하였다.

하이젠베르그, W 1901-1976

하이젠베르그, 베르너 1901-1976

하이젠베르크, W 1901-1976

하이젠베르크, 베르너 1901-1976

하이젠베르크, 베르너 카를 1901-1976

하이젠베르크, 베르너 칼 1901-1976

ヴェルナー・ハイゼンベルク

ハイゼンベルグ, W

ハイゼンベルク, W. K

ハイゼンベルク, ヴェルナー

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