Back
 JMP  Vol.6 No.15 , December 2015
Probability and Curvature in Physics
Abstract: Probability concept in physics entered into statistical physics and quantum physics by molecules kinematics; and curvature concept in physics as applying differential geometry to physics, entered into analytical mechanics long ago. Along with introducing space-time curvature concept into general relativity, curvature concept became more important; gauge field theory regards field intensity as curvature of fibre bundles. Curvature concept in quantum mechanics germinated from original derivation of Schrodinger equation; catastrophe scientist Rene Thom advanced curvature interpretations of ψ function and entropy according to differential geometry. Guoqiu Zhao advanced curvature interpretation of quantum mechanics; this new interpretation made relativity theory and quantum mechanics more harmonious, and regarded ψ function as a curvature function. So far Zhao’s quantum curvature interpretation is nearest to Schrodinger’s scientific thought and Einstein’s physics ideal.
Cite this paper: Wu, X. (2015) Probability and Curvature in Physics. Journal of Modern Physics, 6, 2191-2197. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2015.615222.
References

[1]   Wu, D.Y. (1996) Wu-Dayou Collections of Scientific Philosophy. Social Science Literature Press, Beijing.

[2]   Pais, A. (1988) Subtle Is the Lord… Chinese Translation Version, Science and Technology Literature Press, Beijing.

[3]   Schrodinger, E. (2007) Lectures of Schrodinger. Chinese Translation Version, Peking University Press, Beijing.

[4]   Jin, S.N. (2007) Physics Base and Philosophy Background of Quantum Mechanics. Fudan University Press, Shanghai.

[5]   Jammer, M. (1989) The Philosophy of Quantum Mechanics. Chinese Translation, Commercial Press, Beijing.

[6]   Kline, M. (1979) Mathematical Thought from Ancient to Modern Times (2). Chinese Translation, Shanghai Science and Technology Press, Shanghai.

[7]   Jiang, X.Y. (2006) Fifteen Lectures about History of Science. Peking University Press, Beijing.

[8]   Kline, M. (1980) Mathematical Thought from Ancient to Modern Times (3). Chinese translation, Shanghai Science and Technology Press, Shanghai.

[9]   ДУбРОВИН, Б.А., HOBKOB, C.П. and ФOМеНKO, A.T. (2006) Modern Geometry (1). Chinese Translation, Higher Education Press, Beijing.

[10]   Liu, K.-F. and Ji, L.-Z. (2006) Mathematician Life of Shing-Tung Yau. Zhejiang University, Hangzhou.

[11]   Gui, Q.Q. and Gao, C. (2008) Philosophy Investigation on Gauge Field Theory. Science Press, Beijing.

[12]   Thom, R. (1992) Structural Stability and Morphogenesis. Chinese Translation, Sichuan Education Press, Chengdu.

[13]   Zhao, G.Q. (2008) From Interactive Reality to Curvature Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics. Wuhan Publishing House, Wuhan.

 
 
Top