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Published
**2001**
by World Scientific in Singapore, River Edge, NJ
.

Written in English

- Casimir effect.

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-292) and index.

Statement | K.A. Milton. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QC680 .M56 2001 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xv, 301 p. : |

Number of Pages | 301 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL3579339M |

ISBN 10 | 9810243979 |

LC Control Number | 2002265242 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 48760576 |

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More generally, it refers to the interaction - which may be either attractive or repulsive - between material bodies due to quantum fluctuations in whatever fields are relevant.

The subject of this book is the Casimir effect, a manifestation of zero-point oscillations of the quantum vacuum resulting in forces acting between closely spaced bodies. For the benefit of the reader, the book assembles field-theoretical foundations of this phenomenon, applications of the general theory to real materials, and a comprehensive description of all recently performed measurements.

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