An accessible, comprehensive and fully illustrated guide to the fascinating field of Quantum Physics.
Enter the invisible world of sub-atomic physics and discover the very core of existence. CRACKING QUANTUM PHYSICS takes you through every area of particle physics to clearly explain how our world was, and is, created, and breaks down the most complex theories into easily understandable elements.
Subjects covered include:
-The anatomy of the elements
-Enter the atom
-Accelerators and colliders
-The Higgs field
-The Zeno effect
An easy-to-understand guide to some of the most complex and intriguing topics: CRACKING QUANTUM PHYSICS is a must-read for anyone who has ever wondered about the underlying forces and materials that make up the world as we know it.
BRIAN CLEGG is a prize-winning science writer with a physics degree from Cambridge and a masters in the mathematical discipline operational research. He has written over 20 science books and articles for newspapers and magazines from The Observer and Wall Street Journal to BBC Focus and Playboy. He lives in Wiltshire, England, with his wife and two children.