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Pauli's Exclusion Principle: The Origin and Validation of a Scientific Principle

@inproceedings{Massimi2005PaulisEP,
  title={Pauli's Exclusion Principle: The Origin and Validation of a Scientific Principle},
  author={M. Massimi},
  year={2005}
}
There is hardly another principle in physics with wider scope of applicability and more far-reaching consequences than Pauli's exclusion principle. This book explores the principle's origin in the atomic spectroscopy of the early 1920s, its subsequent embedding into quantum mechanics, and later experimental validation with the development of quantum chromodynamics. The reconstruction of this crucial historical episode provides an excellent foil to reconsider Kuhn's view on incommensurability… Expand
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