Chapter 6: A Brief Synopsis of Modern Physics Created by: CK-12 21st Century Physics - A Compilation of Contemporary and Emerging Technologies Read Resources Details Chapter Outline 6.1. Outline6.2. Section 1: What is Modern Physics?6.3. Section 2: What Parts of Modern Physics are Still Being Researched?6.4. Section 3: What are the Implications of Some of Modern Physics (Including String Theory, Nanoscience, Dark Matter, Black Holes, Parallel Universes, and The Graviton)?6.5. References / Further Reading6.6. Virginia Physics Standards of Learning Chapter Summary Image Attributions Description This chapter has been cast into a series of 11 major questions in an effort to lead the student through an understanding of how modern physics came about, some of its components, some lingering problems in its theories, and some of its implications. Authors: Tapas Kar, Ph.D. Tags: commonwealth of virginia CK.SCI.ENG.SE.1.Physics-21st-Century.6 Bohr (15 more) radioactivity wave quantum mechanics modern physics wave properties of matter relativity protons nuclear physics cwv neutrons ruhterford electrons einstein structure of the atom atoms wave/particle duality Categories: science Physics Grades: 9 , 10 , 11 , 12 Date Created: Feb 23, 2012 Last Modified: Dec 11, 2013 You can only attach files to None which belong to you If you would like to associate files with this None, please make a copy first.