Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
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Quantum Mechanics

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9683

n {plural but singular or plural in construction} (1922) The branch of physics which describes the behavior of small particles by assigning wavelike properties to them. Also known as wave mechanics.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA