*Abbreviations under the "Available" column: A = Available // NA = Not Available // R = Previously Registered // WL = Currently on the Wait List

Easy Quantum Mechanics or Why Einstein Disowned His Nobel-Winning Offspring

This course is an introduction to the concepts of quantum mechanics, including how probabilities replace the clockwork universe, the Heisenberg uncertainty principle and quantum entanglement.

Instructor Bio:

Ralph Amado, professor emeritus of physics from the University of Pennsylvania, did his undergraduate work at Stanford (B.S., 1954) and his graduate work in theoretical nuclear physics at Oxford (D.Phil., 1957) on a Rhodes scholarship. He spent his entire professional career at the University of Pennsylvania, where he did considerable research in theoretical physics, held many senior administrative positions, including vice provost for research, served on national committees and taught many courses, particularly on quantum mechanics.

Course Number Instructor Dates Day Time Location Available
B208 Ralph Amado May 8, 15, 22 Tu 2:00-3:30 p.m. Meadows Presbyterian Church WL

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