South Cheshire Astronomical Society - Talk Archive Item

Notice Issued: 02/10/2020 11:35
Last updated: 11/10/2020 12:50
Video Recording and copy of slides added 18/10/2020 21:23


Online Public Talk Zoom Session

Thursday 15th Oct 2020

Meeting opened 7:00pm for 7:30pm start

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Speaker: Dr Steve Barrett - Dept of Physics - Liverpool University

Topic: Weird World of the Very Very Small

How do we describe the world on a scale of atoms and molecules?
The concepts underlying quantum mechanics seem to be at odds with common sense,
but quantum theory describes reality on the atomic scale.

Talk Illustration

Composite Image elements credits:

(image collage by Al W of SCASTRO)

Presentation Recording and Slides Handout

Dr Barrett has generoulsy provided us with a link to a video recording of his stimulating and fascinating presentation. To view the recording, click on the link below:

He has also provided us with a pdf copy of his slides ; click on the link below to view, or print, or download.

Copy of slides shown at Dr Steve Barrett's 'Weird World of the Very Very Small'

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