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self-energy

[¦self ′en·ər·jē]
(physics)
Classically, the contribution to the energy of a particle that arises from the interaction between different parts of the particle.
In a quantized field theory, the contribution to the energy of a particle due to virtual emission and absorption of other particles, in particular, mesons and photons.
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Lloyd, a professor of mechanical engineering, explains that in photosynthesis, a photon hits a receptor called a chromophore, which in turn produces an exciton -- a quantum particle of energy.
One circle of questions is related to random operators, which describe the motion of a quantum particle in a disordered medium, such as random band matrices.
A major feature is his articulation of the bondon as the quantum particle of chemical bonding.
A separate chapter surveys examples, among them the double-slit interference and particle-wave duality, the quantum particle in a square potential well and in a box, and the hydrogen atom.
What would happen if we used the multiple states available to a photon or other quantum particle rather than the 0s and 1 s of a conventional computer?
8) Thus we find that for any empirical method that attempts to track each and every quantum particle deployed by a given source, the result will necessarily fulfill a particle pattern.
Hawking's (1993) insight is to view the universe as a quantum particle.
If we consider a point source for a "real" quantum particle at the centre of a sphere, then the particle could be any where (during a specific time interval) within this sphere defined by a radius which is proportional to the velocity of the particle.
The processor, Rainier, employs quantum annealing, a process which allows the user to mould and distort the quantum particle energy levels greater than any other system, to solve complex problems.
The articles include Karasev's "Noncommutative Algebras, Nanostructures, and Quantum Dynamics Generated by Resonances," Karasev and Novikova's "Algebras with Polynomial Commutation Relations for a Quantum Particle in Electric and Magnetic Fields," Vorobjjev's "Poisson Structures and Linear Euler Systems over Symplectic Manifolds," and also his "Poisson Equivalence over a Symplectic Leaf.
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If you interact very weakly with your quantum particle, you won't disturb it very much," explained Lee Rozema, a Ph.