Einstein and the quantum: the quest of the valiant Swabian

7.00pm to 8.30pm, Tuesday 28 January

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  • Einstein

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Standard £12

Concession £8

Associate £6

Free to Members, Faraday Members and Fellows

Event description

Einstein was at the very centre of the profound revolution in physics caused by quantum theory, discovering many of its key concepts, such as wave-particle duality and uncaused atomic events. So why did he reject quantum theory, calling it ‘only part of the truth’? A. Douglas Stone of Yale University investigates...

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