More clarification as to what entropy is and what entropy is not.
Fundamentals of Physics, II (PHYS 201) The various postulates of quantum mechanics treated in previous lectures are reviewed and summarized. The uncertainty principle is again discussed and a new one between energy and time is introduced. The quantum mechanical behavior of an electron in a hydrogen atom is described. The principles of quantum mechanics are then generalized to describe two or more quantum particles. It is shown that identi...more
A discussion of issues related to small hydro development; There is a tremendous amount of oil trapped in Canadian tar sands and U.S. oil shale. There have also been repeated efforts to promote the development of a market for synthetic gas, derived from coal. For all three, economic, environmental, land-use, and energy payback issues dominate the concerns. State and federal law play a key role, as well; Many leaders talk about a hydrogen f...more
On April 28, 2011, the UC Berkeley Entrepreneurs Forum hosted the Finals and Awards Ceremony of the 2011 UC Berkeley Business Plan Competition. For more information see http://entrepreneurship.berkeley.edu/bef/Apr11_forum.html. Grand Prize and Life Sciences Track Winner was Intimal Solutions. People's Choice Award and Energy Track winner was Imprint Energy. IT & Web Track Winner was Kopo Kopo. Products and Services Track Winner was Axis. E...more