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The Casimir effect

physical manifestations of zero-point energy

by K. A. Milton

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Published by World Scientific in Singapore, River Edge, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Casimir effect.

  • Edition Notes

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

    StatementK.A. Milton.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQC680 .M56 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 301 p. :
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3579339M
    ISBN 109810243979
    LC Control Number2002265242
    OCLC/WorldCa48760576

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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.

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