Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



Through two doors at once : the elegant experiment that captures the enigma of our quantum reality / Anil Ananthaswamy.

Ananthaswamy, Anil, (author.).
Image of item

Available copies

  • 7 of 8 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart PL - Auburn Plaza 530.12 ANA (Text) 840191002536230 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg 530.12 ANANTHASWAMY (Text) 32826014156285 New Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood 530.12 ANA (Text) 36626103985446 2nd Floor New Adult Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 530.12 ANA (Text) 37323005405918 NONFIC Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 530.12 Ananthas (Text) 31208912590884 non-fiction Available -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley 530.12 ANANTHASWAMY ANIL (Text) 30402004722353 2ND LOOK - NONFICTION Checked out 12/22/2018
Syracuse Turkey Creek Twp PL - Syracuse 530 ANA (Text) 50577011116783 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 530.12 ANA (Text) 31951004321888 Main Floor - New Arrivals Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101986097
  • ISBN: 1101986093
  • Physical Description: x, 290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Dutton, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-280) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prologue: The story of nature taunting us -- The case of the experiment with two holes : Richard Feynman explains the central mystery -- What does it mean "to be"? : the road to reality, from Copenhagen to Brussels -- Between reality and perception : doing the double slit, one photon at a time -- From sacred texts : revelations about spooky action at a distance -- To erase or not to erase : mountaintop experiments take us to the edge -- Bohmian rhapsody : obvious ontology evolving the obvious way -- Gravity kills the quantum cat? : the case for bringing spacetime into the mix -- Healing an ugly scar : the many worlds medicine -- Epilogue: Ways of looking at the same thing?
Summary, etc.:
"It's the story of quantum mechanics told through the lens of the 'double-slit' experiment, showing how light passing through two slits cut into a cardboard sheet first challenged our understanding of light and the nature of reality almost two hundred years ago--and continues to do so"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Quantum theory > Popular works.
Wave theory of light > Popular works.
Reality > Popular works.

Additional Resources