Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 October 2011

408 Pages | 60 b/w halftones, 19 b/w line drawings


ISBN: 9780199589135

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Chapter 1

The New Quantum Age

From Bell's Theorem to Quantum Computation and Teleportation

Andrew Whitaker

  • Clear introductory account of the birth of quantum information theory
  • Presents the physics and the background concepts
  • Explains the growth of studies of the foundations of quantum theory - in particular the work of John Bell
  • Good description of the personalities behind the physics
  • Readable and authoritative

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