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On the Quantum Theory of the Emission and Absorption of Radiation" and "The Quantum Theory of Dispersion" in Proceedings of the Royal Society, Series A, Vol. CXIV, 1927, pp. 243-265
1927 omputation of the coefficient of spontaneous emission of an atom (Wikipedia). He "supplied a systematic procedure for transferring the characteristic quantum phenomenon of discreteness of physical quantities from the quantum mechanical treatment of particles to a corresponding treatment of field. Employing the quantum mechanical theory of the harmonic oscillator, Dirac gave a theoretical description of how photons appear in the quantization of the electromagnetic radiation field. Later, Dirac's procedure became a model for the quantization of other fields as well" (Stanford website). CONDITION & DETAILS: London: Harrison and Sons. In Proceedings of the Royal Society of London, Series A. Vol. CXIV. Entire volume. Quarto (10 x 7 inches; 250 x 175mm). Ex-libris bearing a bookplate on the front and rear pastedowns; small blindstamp on title page; there are no markings on the spine. Bound in light red buckram; a bit faded at the spine. Very slight scuffing at the edges. Tightly and very solidly bound. Clean and brought throughout. Very good condition.
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