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quantum mechanics

quantum mechanics,

n the application of quantum theory to statistical mechanics to explain the properties of matter when examined at the subatomic level. See also quantum.
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Recently, however, we've developed the technological sophistication to actually carry out the experiment, and the results showed that the quantum theory was right.
The quantum theory of atoms in molecules; from solid state to DNA and drug design.
Part 3 contains articles on the quantum theory of light, non-abelian electrodynamics, and constancy of the velocity of light, among other topics.
This could be a key to understanding the forces of nature, including the quantum theory of gravity.
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