We noted in Chapter 1 that for Heisenberg, quantum mechanics provided us with a new general framework for doing physics, one that was sorely needed in light of the persistent failures of classical mechanics and the old quantum theory of Bohr and Sommerfeld to deal with the puzzling (mostly spectroscopic) experimental data itwas confronted with in the first two decades of the last century (Duncan & Janssen, 2019).
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science|
|Number of pages||6|
|State||Published - 2022|
|Name||Boston Studies in the Philosophy and History of Science|
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