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A good video on the history of quantum physics

by Forestman
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tiny-tim
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Mar9-11, 05:04 AM
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This video (9.5 minutes) is reasonably good.

After flame spectrum and blackbody spectrum as background (with some nice graphics), it describes (5:30) Planck's solution to the ultra-violet catastrophe, and (7:30) Einstein's solution to the photoelectric effect.
Forestman
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Mar9-11, 05:44 AM
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I am glad that you liked it.

Isaacsname
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Apr30-11, 11:42 AM
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A good video on the history of quantum physics

Thank you for that. Sixty Symbols also has some great videos. I like when people explain things to me like I'm 7.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KRRnMS1sm6Y


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