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Our Weird Quantum World

Date Nov 10, 2012
Time 10:15 am  

141 Loomis Laboratory of Physics 1110 W. Green St. Urbana IL


Department of Physics


Toni Pitts

Phone 217.244.2948
Event type Outreach
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Our Weird Quantum World

The universe cannot possibly obey anything like the rules we instinctively believe. We describe the logic of a series of experiments that prove that the universe instead follows the behavior predicted by quantum mechanics. We take a quick look at a variety of ways of understanding the implications of quantum mechanics and find in the end that none of them are satisfactory.

Schrodinger's cat

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