Graham Farmelo on Paul Dirac and Mathematical Beauty
quote:: [[q.there is no god and dirac is his prophet]]
He never used one word when none would do
[[Carlo Rovelli]] mentions him being borderline – or more – autistic, regarding his lack of social… engagement.
The first paper on [[Quantum Mechanics]], written in a somewhat apologetic way, by german theoretical physicist [[Werner Heisenberg]]
([[Werner Heisenberg]] was [[Paul Dirac]]'s advisor)
Believed that the rules of nature are always written in beautiful mathematics
See also:: [[math is unreasonably effective]]
Born 1902. Wrote the first PHD on [[Quantum Mechanics]]
Wrote "The Fundamental Equations of Quantum Mechanics"
[[God was an Einstein-Spinozan kind of all-embracing harmony of the universe]]
topic:: [[Quantum Mechanics]]
superior:: [[Werner Heisenberg]]