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PIRSA:10050052  ( MP4 Medium Res , MP3 , PDF ) Which Format?
Cosmological laws
Speaker(s): Chris Smeenk
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Date: 20/05/2010 - 1:30 pm

PIRSA:09030045  ( MP4 Medium Res , MP3 , PDF ) Which Format?
The Effectiveness of Group Theory in Quantum Mechanics
Speaker(s): Chris Smeenk
Abstract: Eugene Wigner and Hermann Weyl led the way in applying the theory of group representations to the newly formulated theory of quantum mechanics starting in 1927. My talk will focus, first, on two aspects of this early work. Physicists had long exploited symmetries as a way of simplifying problems wit... read more
Date: 12/03/2009 - 4:00 pm
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