In his newest book, Aczel (Fermat’s Last Theorem) discusses a great mystery in physics: the concept of entanglement in quantum physics. He begins by explainin . Amir D. Aczel, Author. Four Walls Eight Windows $ Can two particles become inextricably linked, so that a change in one is instantly reflected in its counterpart, even if a universe separates them?. Entanglement by Amir D. Aczel, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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This is an excellent account of the formulation and evolution of quantum mechanics over the span of years. Amir, like the fine science writer he was, covered a diversity of topics well — including my favorite, mathematics.

But overall she really liked the book a lot and was impressed that the author was able to write a book on this hard topic for non-scientists. Several years later Aczel earned a Ph. De Brogliea s Pilot Waves. He was a lecturer in mathematics and history of mathematics. Discover what to read next.

He also did a good job of telling quantum history in an interesting fashion. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. That experiment receives a whole adzel chapter in Amir’s book. A very accessible introduction to quantum entanglement, this book had me laughing in entanglejent at the repeated Dad-jokes about people being entangled, and the section describing the ongoing battles between Bohr and Einstein was adzel exciting.


The Best Books of Sep 24, Minutes Buy. Aczela s short biographies of these quantum pioneers are lively and entertaining These are who has contributed to the search for particle entanglement.

Amir Aczel

Aczel has appeared on more than 30 television programs,… More about Amir D. Del resto, come ha detto giustamente Feynman, nessuno ha mai veramente capito la meccanica quantistica.

entanglemment But what may be the most noteworthy aspect of the book reviewed here is that it also describes several other very important experiments on entanglement, of which I don’t know any other treatment at the elementary level. A Mysterious Force of Harmony. Making this book interesting is the colorful scientists like Bohr, Heisenberg, Fey This is a quick, easy read with an enlightening high-level overview of the mysteries and advances in understanding quantum entanglement.

We are experiencing technical difficulties. John agreed with some of the things that everyone else had said.

In fact he had to force himself to read it. The lines between a sciencea and a science fictiona have become increasingly blurred. I thought there was a lot of excess although interestinginformation about the scientists that worked on quantum entanglemfnt. Feb 11, Kamarul Mansur rated it really liked it Shelves: Please try again later.

I had some trouble following some of those experiments, however, but the ones I did understand were aczle fascinating. Maybe I was just looking for something else, but this book unfortunately comes up very light on substance.


Ottmar Ette and Julia Maier. He wrote “Entanglement is not one but rather the characteristic trait of quantum mechanics.

Entanglement by Amir D. Aczel

The presentation on the limits of entanglement and why it can not be used for communication is good but would benefit from more and deeper explanations. If it weren’t for all of the rigorous data behind “the most successful theory in science” I would have trouble believing entanglement is nothing more than the rantings of a bunch of really smart crackpots.

Mar 08, Lage von Dissen rated it liked it. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. The parts I liked most about this book were related to biographical and anecdotal facts about the scientists entangled with the entanglement’s discovery and research.

Your Place in the Universe. A decent review of quantum theory, it’s development, the people who discovered it, and especially the experiments and the subject of quantum entanglement. Bill Nye and Corey S.

Brief Answers to the Big Questions.