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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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You might expect the particle in honey to move more slowly, but in the quantum world, the displaced honey filling in the path where the particle has just traveled can build up pressure that propels the quantum particle forward.
But in the quantum world, the returning flow of honey can build up pressure that propels the quantum particle forward.
To reach our true potential and to take Indian science to its rightful glory, we should be like a quantum particle that escapes its confinement.
However, they did not provide any explanations of what a quantum particle is doing when it's not being observed.
In contrast, the quantum world defies these laws - the whole is more than the sum of its parts; a quantum particle can be in multiple places at the same time; particles leap to another location without passing through space; when one of a pair leaps to another location, what happens to one simultaneously happens to the other even if millions of light years apart; when observed, it acts like a particle, and when unobserved, acts like a wave.
Known as Heisenberg's Principle of Uncertainty it requires that if you fix the position of a quantum particle you disturb its momentum which is needed to predict accurately its future position.
Quantum communication encryption is secure against any kind of interception because information is encoded in a quantum particle in such a way that it will be destroyed as soon as the system detects any intrusion attempts.
In accordance with the Copenhagen interpretation of quantum mechanics, each quantum particle exists in an uncertain state until the moment of measurement, when the state of the measured particle and the other particle both become known.
To forecast the Logistics requirements accurately, a hybrid quantum particle swarm optimization and RBF neural network model is proposed in our work (Martins, J.
As discussed in [13], the Heisenberg Uncertainty Principle arises because x and p form a Fourier transform pair of variables at the quantum level due to the momentum p of a quantum particle being proportional to the de Broglie wave number k of the particle.
Then finite state machine formation management unit and the solution of reconfiguration problem which is revised in quantum particle swarm optimization algorithm are, respectively, presented in Sections 5 and 6.
What we do then is to replace the single quantum particle with a ring polymer which has certain rules which are defined by Ferman, and then we can solve it using a classical simulation," Sokhan says.