Hi Everyone, today we’re sharing Quantum Mechanics made simple! This 20 minute explanation covers the basics and should give you a good foundation for understanding the principles of Quantum Mechanics.

TOPICS COVERED:

1). What are atoms made of? – 00:30

2). What is a particle? – 00:30

3). The Standard Model of Elementary Particles explained – 1:40

4). Higgs Field and Higgs Boson explained – 2:34

5). Quantum Leap explained – 3:07

6). Wave Particle duality explained – the Double slit experiment – 3:50

7). Schrödinger’s equation explained – the “probability wave” – 6:09

8). How the act of measurement collapses a particle’s wave function – 6:43

9). The Superposition Principle explained – 7:10

10). Schrödinger’s cat explained – 8:19

11). Are particle’s time traveling in the Double slit experiment? – 9:39

12). Many World’s theory (Parallel universe’s) explained – 12:23

13). Quantum Entanglement explained – 13:37

14). Spooky Action at a Distance explained – 14:09

15). Quantum Mechanics vs Einstein’s explanation for Spooky action at a Distance (Bell’s Theorem) – 15:40

16). Quantum Tunneling explained – 16:15

17). How the Sun Burns using Quantum Tunneling explained – 16:47

18). The Quantum Computer explained – 17:56

19). Quantum Teleportation explained – 18:24

20). Quantum Mechanics and General Relativity incompatibility explained. String theory – a possible theory of everything – introduced – 21:02

SOURCES:

Hunt for the Higgs – Horizon BBC documentary

Parallel Universes – Horizon BBC documentary

Quantum Mechanics – NOVA documentary, presented by Brian Greene

Inexplicable Universe – The Great Courses – presented by Neil deGrasse Tyson

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