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The jazz of physics : the secret link between music and the structure of the universe, Stephon Alexander

Label
The jazz of physics : the secret link between music and the structure of the universe
Title
The jazz of physics
Title remainder
the secret link between music and the structure of the universe
Statement of responsibility
Stephon Alexander
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A theoretical physicist and jazz musician combines his two loves to present a new theory of the universe: sound as the link between Einstein<U+0019>s relativity with quantum mechanics"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, Stephon
Dewey number
523.1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
QB981
LC item number
.A54 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cosmology
  • Universe
  • Special relativity (Physics)
  • Space and time
  • Musicology
  • Music
  • Music
Label
The jazz of physics : the secret link between music and the structure of the universe, Stephon Alexander
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Giant steps -- Lessons from Leon -- All rivers lead to cosmic structure -- Beauty on trial -- Pythagorean dream -- Eno, the sound cosmologist -- Thriving on a riff -- The ubiquity vibration -- The defiant physicists -- The space we live in -- Sonic black hole -- The harmony of cosmic structure -- A journey into Mark Turner's quantum brain -- Feynman's jazz pattern -- Cosmic resonance -- The beauty of noise -- The musical universe -- Interstellar space
Control code
ocn920018217
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 254 pages
Isbn
9780465034994
Lccn
2015050500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
System control number
(OCoLC)920018217
Label
The jazz of physics : the secret link between music and the structure of the universe, Stephon Alexander
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-241) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Giant steps -- Lessons from Leon -- All rivers lead to cosmic structure -- Beauty on trial -- Pythagorean dream -- Eno, the sound cosmologist -- Thriving on a riff -- The ubiquity vibration -- The defiant physicists -- The space we live in -- Sonic black hole -- The harmony of cosmic structure -- A journey into Mark Turner's quantum brain -- Feynman's jazz pattern -- Cosmic resonance -- The beauty of noise -- The musical universe -- Interstellar space
Control code
ocn920018217
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 254 pages
Isbn
9780465034994
Lccn
2015050500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
System control number
(OCoLC)920018217

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