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By A Tonomura, T Nakamura, I Ojima

This publication is a set of reports and essays in regards to the contemporary wide-ranging advancements within the parts of quantum physics. The articles have more often than not been written on the graduate point, yet a few are obtainable to complicated undergraduates. they're going to function solid introductions for starting graduate scholars in quantum physics who're searching for instructions. elements of mathematical physics, quantum box theories and statistical physics are emphasised.

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