**Quantum Mechanics 1925-1927
The Uncertainty**

**Links**

A set of Bethe lectures: personal perspectives on quantum physics (audio available)

A 14-page essay on the Origins of Quantum Theory by Cathryn Carson (PDF)

A biography of Max Planck, who originated quantum theory.

On the physics of quantum mechanics:

Some Basic
Ideas About Quantum Mechanics: A brief summary

Visual Quantum Mechanics: A more
thorough explanation

Todd's
Intro to Quantum Mechanics A well-illustrated introduction for the "ordinary
person"

Measurement in Quantum Mechanics
FAQ summary on the measurement problem POPULAR

Gribbin, John,

Moore, Walter,

Cassidy, D., "Heisenberg, Uncertainty and the Quantum Revolution."

Cassidy, D.,

Jammer, Max, *The Philosophy of Quantum Mechanics* (New York: John Wiley
& Sons, 1974).

Mehra and Rechenberg, *Quantum Theory*, volumes 4-5.

Pais, Abraham, *Subtle is the Lord*, 440-449.

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More Info: The Uncertainty Relations. Derivation
of Uncertainty Relations. The Gamma-Ray Microscope.
Implications of Uncertainty. What
Good Is It? Heisenberg Speaking on the Origins
of Uncertainty. Further reading.

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