In his newest book, Aczel (Fermat’s Last Theorem) discusses a great mystery in physics: the concept of entanglement in quantum physics. He begins by explainin . Amir D. Aczel, Author. Four Walls Eight Windows $ Can two particles become inextricably linked, so that a change in one is instantly reflected in its counterpart, even if a universe separates them?. Entanglement by Amir D. Aczel, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Amir Aczel – Wikipedia

Plus there was a lot less on applications of entanglement, like encryption, than I might have liked. Although this book is more about the history of physics, some basic physics knowledge Author starts his book amor biographies of huge names of physicists, pioneers with their experiments and new discoveries in the world of physics.

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Amir Aczel

Sep 24, Minutes Buy. Aczel s short biographies of these quantum pioneers are lively and entertaining I liked the book. Jul 22, Wm Pope rated it liked it. Inhe became a research fellow at the Boston University Center for Philosophy and History of Scienceand aczdl Fall was teaching mathematics courses at University of Massachusetts Boston.


A book by a mathematician who has retired to writing popular books about mathematics and science. Seek more and you will be even more puzzled. Aczel is an internationally known author and speaker who attracts large crowds aeo We amor all seen teleportation in science fiction.

Aczel was born in Haifa, Israel. There is a long history of disputes about how to do this, including as a major part of the long debate between Einstein and Niels Bohr, Werner Heisenberg and their allies. Most people liked it, entangement there were a couple of nay-sayers who gave it a low rating.

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May 16, Odo rated it liked it Shelves: Want to Read saving…. But he did enjoy the book, and gave it a rating of 6. Our group was somewhat split in its evaluation of this book.

This is a highly accessible yet technically well researched introduction to the bizarre phenomenon entanglekent entanglement and the scientists who have helped to discover it. In this case, the particles may be “entangled”, so that a measurement of one particle will instantaneously determine what will be measured of the other particle, even if azcel two are millions of light-years apart when measured.

Aczel’s father was the captain of a passenger ship that sailed primarily in the Mediterranean Sea. He agreed with Rich acael the good short biographies. Also, it seems to me to be common knowledge that Grete Hermann called Neumann out for false assumptions before anyone else had the guts I have read more interesting and thorough explanations of entanglement, but this serves as a decent introduction to the phenomenon.


Feb 12, Willa Grant rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: This is one of his best books. I think more than a few entangled photons whooooshed right over my head while reading this book. To view it, click here. Refresh and try again. Return to Book Page. A great book on a very bizarre fact of quantum entanglemrnt.

ENTANGLEMENT: The Greatest Mystery in Physics

Can two particles become inextricably linked, so that a change in one is instantly reflected in its counterpart, even if a universe separates them? Unfortunately it is out of date, and I would really like someone else to publish a companion piece detailing the last 16 years of research. Entanglement by Amir D.

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