Relativity and Quantum Mechanics |
Special Relativity:
Einstein “Special and General Relativity”
An amazing site by Joe Wolfe and George Hatsidimitris at the University of New SouthWales
Some wonderful animations and film clips.
Space time diagrams for Assignment 2
Space Time Diagram applet from Cal Tech. Has the ladder/barn paradox and more.
Visualizing Relativity Homepage
Visualizing Relativity Animations
This is a local mirror of this site for on-campus users only
These are must see. By Antony Searle of Australian National University.
Guide to
Einstein’s Relativity: Lots of Twins Paradox applets
Nova: Einstein
Revealed has the Time
traveler Game applet
Relativity Tutorial with section on Space-Time Diagrams
The Light Cone. Special Relativity and the speed of light.
Space time Diagram applet from above site
Quick Summary of Special Relativity. Galilean Relativity page too.
Special Relativity Page. Good Diagrams.
Einstein revealed. Nova page. Twin Paradox simulation.
General
Relativity
Space-Time Wrinkles. Popularization, mostly General Relativity, Black Holes, etc.
Super Strings and Super Symetry
String Theory
PBS Elegant Universe site
based on the book by Brian Greene
http://www.superstringtheory.com/
Claims to be offical site of String Thoery by Patricia Schwarz.
History of theory and nice introductions to topics.
Quantum Mechanics
Introduction to the double slit experment with some nice applet illustrations
U. of Colorado site.
A Nice Applet showing the collapse of the probability wave in the double slit experiment
by Cemal Yalabik, Bilkent University, Physics Department.
Physics Virtual Bookshelf articles on Quantum Mechanics
The Double Slit experiment: A very simple account from Physics 2000
Brief History of Particle Physics
Double
slit Experiement applet (nice but watch out for
the pop up ads)
"Schrodinger's Cation' by John
Horgan from Scientific American. Has some useful
links.
Neils Bohr, Discussions with Einstein on Epistemology and
Physics
Heisenberg's
Summary of the Relation of Contemporary Physics and Philosophy
The EPR Experiment : Simple summary from HyperMaths.org
Does Bell's Inequality Principle rule out local theories of quantum mechanics? From the Physics FAQ
Bell’s Theorem: An excellent account from the Physics Virtual Bookshelf.
Bell’s Theorem : A simple account of the logic of the proof
The EPR Paradox: A simple account from the Wolfram site
The
Nature of Reality: A Nice summary of
the EPR and
Locality
and Quantum Mechanics (Contains a nice technical account of
Spooky action
at a distance : An explanation of
Sheldon
Goldstein’s Homepage: A good resource for realistic interpreations
of QM and David Bohm
The Many Worlds ( Everett ) Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics