Book: The Quantum Rules: How the Laws of Physics Explain Love, Success, and Everyday Life

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INDEX

Physics terms

absolute zero, , ,

acceleration, -,

accuracy, , ,

action-reaction,

aging, -,

asymptotic freedom, -

atom, -, -, , , -, , , , -

battery, , ,

black holes, -, -

Bose-Einstein Condensate (BEC), -

boson, , , -, -, , , , -,

boundary conditions, , -

Brownian motion, -, , -

calculus, , , -,

central limit theorem, -

chemistry, , ,

classical physics, , ,

compass,

component: vector, , -

conjugate pairs, ,

continuum, , , , , ,

continuum: space-time, -, -

Cooper pairs,

current, , , , , , , -

current: AC and DC,

density, , , -, -, -

dimension, , -, , -,

dimension: two (2D), , -, -, ,

distributions: statistical, -

E=mc2, ,

eigenstates, ,

electric charge, , -, , ,

electricity: static,

electromagnetism, , , , , , , , ,

entropy, , -

electron -, -, -, , , , , -, -, -, -, , , , , ,

elementary particles , , , , , , -,

energy, -, , -, -, , -, , -, , , , -, , -, , , , , , -, ,

energy: kinetic energy, -, -

energy: potential energy, -, -, -

equilibrium, , , ,

exclusion principle, , ,

fermion, , , -,

field: electromagnetic, ,

field: scalar, -

field: vector, -

fluctuation dissipation theorem, , -, -, , -

FM radio,

force, , , , , -, , , -, -, -, -, -, , , , , -, -

force: lines of, -

Fourier series, , , , , ,

frequency, , , , , -, -,

frequency, driving, -, , , -

frequency, natural, -, -, -

galaxy, , , , ,

galaxy: Milky Way,

gamma ray,

gauge, ,

Gauss’s Law, -, -,

God particle, , ,

graviton, ,

gravity, , -, -, , , , , , , -, ,

harmonics, -, -, -,

Hertz,

Higgs Boson, -, , , ,

histogram, -

holographic principle, ,

interaction: in physics, , -, -,

interference, , -, , -, -

interference, constructive, -,

interference, destructive, , -, , -, -

inverse square law, -

kinetic theory, -

laser, -

least action, principle of, -, ,

least time, path of,

light, -, , , , -, -, , , , , , -, , , , , -, , , , -, -, , , -, -, -, , -,

light cone,

light, speed of, , , -, -, -, -

light-year,

mass, , , -, , -, , , , -, -, , , -, ,

mass-energy equivalence,

Mexican hat (sombrero), -

microsecond,

microwave, ,

nanometer, -

nanoscale,

neutron, , , , , , ,

Newtonian physics, , , -,

Newton’s laws of motion, ,

node -

Noether’s theorem -,

normal distribution -

nucleus -, , -, , -

orbit, -, -, , , -, , -

oscillation, -, -,

particle accelerators, ,

particle physics,

path integral, , -

periodic, , ,

phase, -,

phase difference, -

phonon,

photoelectric effect,

photon, -, -, , , , -,

Pi (π),

planets, , , , , , , ,

potential difference, -

potential gradient, v, , -

precision, , , ,

probability, , , , -, -, -, , , -

projectile,

projection, -, -

proton, , , , , , , , ,

quantization, , ,

quantum, -

quantum field theory, ,

quark, , , ,

radio-wave, , ,

reference frame,

reflection, ,

refraction,

refrigerator,

resistance, , , , , , , , -,

relativity, general theory of, , , , -

relativity, special theory of, , , , , -, , -, -

renormalization, , -

resonance, -

resonant transmission,

scaling, -, -

Schrödinger cat, -

Schrödinger equation, -

singularity,

solar system, , ,

space, , , , , -, , -, , , , , , , -,

space-time, , , , -, -

space-time, warped,

sphere: area of,

spherical cow, -

spin, -

spontaneously broken symmetry, , -

square: taking the square of, , -

state: quantum, -, -

state: stationary, -, -

statistical mechanics, -,

statistics, -

stochastic calculus, -

string theory, , ,

strong nuclear force,

superconductivity,

symmetry, -

thermodynamics: the second law of, -

time, , , -, , , , , -, -, ,

time dilation, , -, ,

time travel, ,

time zones,

tunneling, -

twin paradox, -,

ultra-violet ray,

uncertainty principle, -, ,

velocity, -, , , , , , , -

W bosons,

water molecule, -,

wave, -, , , -, -, , -, -, -

wave: amplitude, -, -, , -

wave: electromagnetic, , , , , -,

wave: frequency, -, -, -

wave: sine, , -

wave: standing,

wave: summing of, -

wave: traveling,

wave: wavelength, -, , -, -, , -

wave function, -, -

wave-particle duality, , , , ,

weak nuclear force, , ,

world line, -, ,

x-ray,

Z boson, , , , , ,

zero-point motion,

Proper Names

Adam and Eve,

Africa,

America, , , , , , , ,

Anderson, Philip W.,

Aristotle,

Asimov, Isaac, , -,

Babson, Roger,

Balkans,

Behind the Music,

Biblical,

Bohr, Niels, , ,

Borges, Jorge Luis,

Brown, Robert, -, , -

Buddha, ,

Bundy, Al,

Cage, Nicholas,

CERN, Geneva, ,

China, -

Cinderella,

Clapton, Eric,

Cold War, ,

Copernicus, Nicholas,

Cowper, William,

Crusades,

de Broglie, Louis,

Democritus,

Diogenes,

Eastwood, Clint,

Eddington, Sir Arthur, -

Eden,

Edison, Thomas Alva, ,

Einstein, Albert, , , , , , , -, , -, , , -, , , , , , , , , , , -,

Europe, , -, , -,

Facebook, , ,

Fermilab,

Feynman, Richard, , , -

Fourier, Joseph,125, , , -

French, , ,

Galilei, Galileo,

Gates, Bill, , ,

Gauss, Carl Friedrich, -, -,

Gell-Mann, Murray,

Grand Canyon, ,

Greece, ancient, , ,

Heisenberg, Werner,

Hitchcock, Alfred,

Hollywood movie, ,

Bucket, Hyacinth,

India, -, ,

Internet, , , , ,

Jobs, Steve,

Kepler, Johannes,

Khan, Ghengis,

Lego, -

Louis XIV,

Maxwell, James Clerk, -

McDonald’s, ,

Middle ages,

moon , , , , , -, , , -

New York City, , , ,

Newton, Isaac, , , , , , -, , -, -, ,

Nobel Prize, , ,

Noether, Emmy, -,

Nostradamus,

Obama, Barack,

Pink Floyd,

Planck, Max,

Porsche, ,

Powerball, ,

Rock, Chris,

Rome, ,

Scoville scale,

Schrödinger, Erwin, , , -, -, -

Seinfeld,

Selkirk, Alexander, -,

Sepoy Mutiny,

Siddhartha,

Skype,

Starbucks,

sun, , , , -, , , , , -,

Tacoma Narrows bridge,

The Beatles,

The Biography Channel,

Turteledove, Harry,

Twitter, ,

U-Haul,

United States of America, -, , ,

Wall Street, , , ,

Wells, H. G.,

Wikipedia, , -

Wodehouse, P. G.,

World War, First, ,

World War, Second, ,

World War, Third,

YouTube, , , ,

Life and Social terms

action, -, , -, , , -, , ,

advertising,

aggressiveness, -

agriculture, ,

attraction, , , , -, , , , , , ,

attraction:fatal,

bank, , -

baseball, -,

bicycle, , ,

billion, , -, ,

bliss, state of,

calories,

cancer,

celebrity, ,

children, , , , , ,

circadian rhythm, -

civilization, , ,

compromises, , ,

conjugal pairs,

coping mechanisms, ,

corporations, -

cult,

cult: leaders,

dam, , -, , , ,

department of motor vehicles

(DMV),

derivatives, ,

determinism,

diamond,

diets,

discipline, , , , ,

disease, , ,

disorder, -, , -

divorce, ,

DNA,

drugs, ,

economy: Asian,

economy: global, ,

efficiency, , ,

Eightfold Way,

elections, ,

faith, , ,

fame, , , -, ,

fan, electric ,

finance, , , , , -, -

flow, , , , , -,

focus, , , -

formula for success, , , , ,

freedom, , -, , , , ,

friendship, , , ,

gay,

geopolitics,

globalization, -, -

God, , , , -, , ,

GPS, , -,

greed, , , ,

guitar, -, -,

happiness, , , , , -, -,

hard work, , , -,

hate, , , , , , , ,

heating bill, ,

immigration, ,

immigration: illegal, ,

immigration: legal,

interaction: social, , , , , ,

Judgment day,

justice, ,

karma,

kids, , , -, , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

knowledge, -, -, , , , , -, , , , , -, , , , , , , ,

laws of nature, , ,

laziness, -, ,

lottery, , ,

marriage, , , , , , ,

matchmaking, ,

meditation,

menstruation, -

mental state, , , , , ,

microbes, ,

Middle path, , , ,

midlife crisis, -

military, ,

mob, , -, , -

mob behavior, -, -

money, , -, -, , , , -, , , , -, , , , ,

motivational speakers, -

mutually assured destruction

(MAD),

net-joy, -

optimism, -, -, , ,

parallel parking, ,

parenting, , , –,

persistence, -,

personality, , , , -, , , ,

politics, -,

poll, , -, , -,

potential: socio-economic, -

privacy, -,

probabilistic, -

publicity, -

radio, , , , , -, -

random walk,

relationships, , , , -, , -, -, -, -, , , , , , , ,

reproduction: asexual, , ,

reproduction: sexual, -,

river, , , , , , , , , , , ,

rock star, , , ,

rocket scientist, , ,

sex, , , , , , , , , ,

sexual dimorphism, -, -

signal (wireless), ,

soccer hooligans,

state: of contentment, , ,

stereotype, , , ,

stocks and bonds,

sub-prime loans, ,

success, , , , , , , , , , , , -, -,

surveys,

swing, , , ,

television, , , , , , ,

traffic, , , , , , -, ,

traffic light, , -, ,

traffic: cop,

traffic: ticket,

TV, , , ,

TV: reality shows, ,

uncertainty, -, -, -, , ,

vacation, , -

wealth, , , , , ,

weight loss,

Wi-Fi,

wireless, , ,

Books, Movies, etc

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, The,

Adventures of Tom Sawyer, The,

Alice in Wonderland,

Back to the Future,

Bridges of Madison

County, The,

Casablanca,

Cinderella,

Clint Eastwood,

Crash,

Doctor Zhivago,

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,

Family Man, The,

Foundation Trilogy,

Garden of Forking Paths, The,

Honey, I Shrunk the Kids!,

Keeping Up Appearances,

Last Question, The,

Married with Children,

Robinson Crusoe,

Sex, and the Origins of Death,

Star Trek,

Star Wars,

Third Man, The,

Time Machine, The,

Through the Looking Glass,

Treasure Island,

Aphorisms

Absence makes the heart grow fonder,

Any publicity is good publicity,

As the crow flies,

Beauty is only skin deep,

Don’t change horses in midstream, ,

Don’t judge a book by its cover

Early to bed, early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise,

Every cloud has a silver lining,

Far, far away from the madding crowd,

Genius is 1% inspiration, and 99% perspiration,

Give me liberty, or give me death,

Happiness is real only when it is shared,

History repeats itself

If it is winter, can spring be afar?,

Jack of all trades, master of none,

Missing the forest for the trees,

Money cannot buy you happiness,

No good deed goes unpunished,

Nobody is perfect,

Nothing lasts forever,

Out of sight, out of mind,

There is light at the end of the tunnel,

The world is your oyster,

There is no free lunch,

To err is to be human

Try, try again,

What goes around comes around,

You can’t have your cake and eat it too, ,

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