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Richard Feynman

Richard Phillips Feynman (1918-1988) was an American theoretical physicist known for his work in the path integral formulation of quantum mechanics, the theory of quantum electrodynamics, and the physics of the superfluidity of supercooled liquid helium, as well as in particle physics (he proposed the parton model). For his contributions to the development of quantum electrodynamics, Feynman, jointly with Julian Schwinger and Sin-Itiro Tomonaga, received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1965. He developed a widely used pictorial representation scheme for the mathematical expressions governing the behavior of subatomic particles, which later became known as Feynman diagrams. During his lifetime, Feynman became one of the best-known scientists in the world. (from wikipedia.org)

The Pleasure of Finding Things Out - Richard Feynman Interview

The Pleasure of Finding Things Out was filmed in 1981. In this candid interview Feynman touches on a wide array of topics from the beauty of nature to particle physics.


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The Character of Physical Law
This consists of seven lectures by physicist Richard Feynman concerning the nature of the laws of physics.
Richard Feynman - The Douglas Robb Memorial Lectures
Part 1 - Photons: Corpuscles of Light. Part 2 - Fits of Reflection and Transmission - Quantum Behaviour. Part 3 - Electrons and their Interactions. Part 4 - New Queries.
Computers from the Inside Out
Richard Feynman gives us an insightful lecture about computer heuristics: how computers work, how they file information, how they handle data, how they use their information in allocated processing ...
The Fantastic Mr Feynman
A story of Richard Feynman - one of the most iconic, influential and inspiring scientists of the 20th century.
The Last Journey of a Genius
This film looks at the bongo-playing scientist, adventurer, safecracker and yarn-spinner Richard Feynman.

e-Books
The Meaning of It All
By Richard P. Feynman. Contents: I. The Uncertainty of Science. II. The Uncertainty of Values. III. This Unscientific Age. ...
The Character of Physical Law
Richard Feynman. Contents: 1. The Law of Gravitation, an example of Physical Law. 2. The Relation of Mathematics to Physics. 3. The Great Conversation Principles. ...
Quantum Electrodynamics
Author: Richard P. Feynman. Subject: Quantum; Dirac Equation; Positrons; Light; Pauli. Collection: folkscanomy_science; folkscanomy.
QED: The Strange Theory of Light and Matter
Richard P. Feynman. Contents 1. Introduction. 2. Photons: Particles of Light. 3. Electrons and their Interactions. 4. Loose Ends. ...
The Feynman Lectures on Physics
Caltech and The Feynman Lectures Website are pleased to present this online edition of The Feynman Lectures on Physics. Volume I: Mainly Mechanics, Radiation and Heat. Volume II: Mainly Electromagnetism and Matter. Volume III: Quantum Mechanics.