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(physics) a physical theory that certain properties occur only in discrete amounts (quanta)

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However, new research in the field has debunked many of the old claims about entanglement, dismissing them as mere interpretations piled on top of the quantum theory. A new term, referred to as quantum non-locality, allows for influence to propagate across space-time, without letting observers manipulate it, neatly fitting into the quantum and classical universe.
"Quantum theory has many strange features compared to classical theory," Richens told Phys.org.
Thus, rather than forcing general relativity to conform to an unquestioned quantum theory, it is quantum theory that should be treated in a more limited sense.
The original (Bohr) Copenhagen interpretation quantum theory was avowedly pragmatic: it merely allowed calculation of the probability of any possible outcome of any possible measurement on any specified micro-system, but provided no clue as to what was actually going on, as to what existed.
Using quantum theory of the outstanding German theoretical physicist Max Planck, the eminent Danish physicist Niels Bohr (1885-1962) in 1913 to overcome the above-mentioned fundamental lack of planetary nuclear model of the atom by Rutherford proposed a new hypothesis (in Greek the word <<hypothesis>> refers to namely <<scientific hypothesis>> [8]) that the atom of matter absorbs and emits electromagnetic energy by individual discrete portions (quanta) [3].
In their research, they make scientific assumptions based on quantum theory and then conduct experiments to test whether their solutions work.
The quantum theory of gravity explains the gravitational acceleration of matter as caused by the refraction of quantum waves by the time dependence and spatial inhomogeneities of the dynamical space flow [1].
IT'S not the simplest of titles 30-Second Quantum Theory: The 50 Most Important Thought-provoking Quantum Concepts, Each Explained In Half A Minute but if you can't get enough of Prof Brian Cox on TV, then Sharon Ann Holgate and Brian Clegg's book is for you.
John Gribbin uses quantum physics to argue for a universe of 'many parallel worlds' and explains how quantum theory led to quantum computing work theory and its eventual applications.
Einstein's rejection of the quantum theory and its underlying philosophical principles is famous, and common lore holds that his main contribution to physics is in relativity.
Washington, Nov 5 ( ANI ): Information can now be encrypted and then decrypted with complete security using the combined power of quantum theory and relativity, according to a new study in quantum cryptography.
Their published treatise, "Toward a New Theory of Everything: Subatomic Wormholes, Space-Time, Quantum Entanglement, Relativity, and the Nature of Gravity," copyrighted in 2011 and 2012, and available from www.lulu.com, details an elegant explanation of the true nature of what they claim is the universal effect known as gravity, and integrates it into both current quantum theory and the structure of space-time, while also laying down the path for theoretical physicists to finally complete the Unified Field Theory that will unite the three remaining universal forces (i.e., electro-magnetism, strong nuclear force, and weak nuclear force) with their postulated universal effect of gravity.
Science News-Letter was born only a few years before the greatest scientific revolution since Newton, a revolution that transformed Niels Bohr's "old quantum theory" of the atom into the modern understanding of quantum mechanics.
In fact it is just one of several approaches to the long-standing problem of unifying quantum theory with general relativity.
Absolutely small; how quantum theory explains our everyday world.
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