Quantum Mechanics

The branch of physics that accounts for matter at the atomic level.
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The Dirac equation successfully merges quantum mechanics with special relativity. It provides a natural description of the… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Plasmonics is a subfield of nanophotonics that is concerned primarily with the manipulation of light at the nanoscale, based on… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The relation between quantum mechanics and higher brain functions, including consciousness, is often discussed, but is far from… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Quantum electrodynamics (resulting from the merger of quantum mechanics and relativity theory) has provided a clear understanding… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Computational studies of proteins based on empirical force fields represent a powerful tool to obtain structure-function… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
A new high-resolution structure is reported for bovine rhodopsin, the visual pigment in rod photoreceptor cells. Substantial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Requiring that a Hamiltonian be Hermitian is overly restrictive. A consistent physical theory of quantum mechanics can be built… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The nicotinic acetylcholine receptor is the prototype ligand-gated ion channel. A number of aromatic amino acids have been… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
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The methods of the quantum theory of computation are used to analyze the physics of closed timelike lines. This is dominated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
It is shown that, in the context of an idealized “macroscopic quantum coherence” experiment, the predictions of quantum mechanics… (More)
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