quantum space by jim baggott

Download Free PDF book on Quantum Space Loop Quantum Gravity and the Search for the Structure of Space, Time and the Universe by Jim Baggott Book The first is Albert Einstein’s general theory of relativity, which describes the large-scale behaviour of matter in a curved spacetime. This theory is the basis for the standard model of big bang cosmology

Table of Contents

Preface
Prologue
Part I: Foundations

  • 1:The Laws of Physics are the Same for Everyone
  • 2:There’s No Such Thing as the Force of Gravity
  • 3:Why Nobody Understands Quantum Mechanics
  • 4:Mass Ain’t What it Used To Be
  • 5:How to Fudge the Equations of the Universe

Part II: Formulation

  • 6: To Get There I Wouldn’t Start From Here
  • 7: A Gift From the Devil’s Grandmother
  • 8: Our Second or Third Guess Solved the Equations Exactly
  • 9: I Used Every Available Key Ring in Verona
  • 10: Is There Really No Time Like the Present?

Part III: Elaborations

  • 11: Gravitons, Holographic Physics and Why Things Fall Down
  • 12: Fermions, Emergent Particles and the Nature of Stuff
  • 13: Relational Quantum Mechanics and Why ‘Here’ Might Actually be ‘Over There’
  • 14: Not With a Bang: the ‘Big Bounce’, Superinflation and Spinfoam Cosmology
  • 15: Black Hole Entropy, the Information Paradox and Planck Stars
  • 16: Close to the Edge: The Reality of Time and the Principles of the Open
Book Name Quantum Space Loop Quantum Gravity and the Search for the Structure of Space, Time and the Universe
Author Jim Baggott
Category Physics
Book Language English
Publisher Oxford University Press
Pages 343
ISBN 978–0–19–253681–5
Country USA
Book Size 3 MB

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