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written by David McIntyre
A course that uses spin as a fundamental system to study quantum measurements and time propagation.  A Java simulation of Stern-Gerlach systems allows students to create virtual experiments to explore the foundations of quantum mechanics.
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Quantum Physics
- Foundations and Measurements
- Spin and Finite Dimensional Systems
- Upper Undergraduate
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EPR paradox, spin dynamics
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Metadata Instance Creation Date November 1, 2003 by Bruce Mason
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June 1, 2016 by Bruce Mason
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PH425 is a quantum course based heavily on the SPINS Java software

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Is the Basis For

The Spin and Quantum Measurement Paradigms  approach to quantum mechanics is presented in this workshop.

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