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I Can’t Gauge Whether it’s a Particle or a Wave…

December 5, 2016
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Whoa, that’s some particle! You guys can put away your accelerator… If I was smarter than me I would use those waves for communication with other like minded alien dudes in the multiverse…

From Wikipedia (I’m not that smart)

Waveparticle duality is the concept that every elementary particle or quantic entity may be partly described in terms not only of particles, but also of waves. It expresses the inability of the classical concepts “particle” or “wave” to fully describe the behavior of quantum-scale objects.

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Local, sudden increase in Entropy. OMG! Dark Energy just knocked that building in Spain down!

From Wikipedia (I’m not that smart)

In physics, a gauge theory is a type of field theory in which the Lagrangian is invariant under a continuous group of local transformations.[clarification needed]The term gauge refers to any specific mathematical formalism to regulate redundant degrees of freedom in the Lagrangian. The transformations between possible gauges, called gauge transformations, form a Lie group—referred to as the symmetry group or the gauge group of the theory. Associated with any Lie group is the Lie algebra of group generators. For each group generator there necessarily arises a corresponding field (usually a vector field) called the gauge field. Gauge fields are included in the Lagrangian to ensure its invariance under the local group transformations (called gauge invariance). When such a theory is quantized, the quanta of the gauge fields are called gauge bosons. If the symmetry group is non-commutative, the gauge theory is referred to as non-abelian, the usual example being the Yang–Mills theory.

 

 

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