Michio kaku is a professor of physics at the city university of new york, cofounder of string field theory, and the author of several widely acclaimed science books, including hyperspace, beyond einstein, physics of the impossible, and physics of the future. The theory seeks to unify the four fundamental forces of the universethe strong force, the weak. Jul 21, 2014 michio kaku has an extraordinary mind. Michio kaku was born on january 24, 1947 to japanese parents of tibetan ancestry. He is known the world of physics as the cocreator of string field theory, a branch of string theory, and his research on einsteins theory of everything. Michio kaku on the future of the mind david gregory, anchor.
Pela rocco, publicou hiperespaco, visoes do futuro e mundos paralelos. The cosmic quest for the theory of the universe by jennifer trainer, michio kaku and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Feb 21, 2005 michio kaku, physicist, city university of new york take a trip to a new york icerink at the weekend and youre likely to see a middleaged japanese man jumping and spinning in perfect harmony. Mar 28, 2011 luckily, theres a bbc documentary that explores precisely that.
Visions by michio kaku paperback january 1, 1998 by michio kaku author. Roger scholl, who guided so many of my previous books and came up with the idea for a challenging book like this, and also edward kastenmeier, who has patiently made countless suggestions and revisions. I do not know of any transformational papers hes written. Michio kaku e um dos mais eminentes cientistas atuais. Michio kakus most popular book is physics of the impossible. Michio kaku is an american theoretical physicist at the city college of new york, bestselling author, a futurist, and a more goodreads members who like this author also like. Some episodes of scifi science, for instance, ponder alien invasion of the. Time is a fascinating fourpart series by string theory pioneer and prolific author michio kaku exploring our sense of time passing, the biological clocks governing our bodies, the geological clues to the depth of time on a planetary level, and the cosmic origin of time itself. In the podcast clip at the top of the post, you can hear physicist michio kaku trying to set straight a moon landing conspiracy theorist.
Im sure hes written several excellent papers, but i dont. His grandfather immigrated to the united states to help with the 1906 cleanup operation for the san francisco earthquake. The rise of quantum electrodynamics qed made possible a number of excellent textbooks on quantum field theory in the 1960s. Today, teleportation and invisibility seem equally farfetched. An internationally recognized center for advanced studies and a national model for public doctoral education, the graduate center offers more than thirty doctoral programs in. He is not a buffoon because of this though i suspect you may be asked to change the wording of the question. This week on press pass, were taking a deep dive into the human brain with a theoretical physicist renowned for pushing the boundaries of science, dr. Is michio kaku correct to believe that we have free will. Luckily, theres a bbc documentary that explores precisely that.
Michio kaku schools a moon landingconspiracy believer on his science fantastic podcast stanley kubrick faked the apollo 11 moon landing in 1969, or so the conspiracy theory goes noam chomsky schools 911 truther. Hos adlibris hittar du miljontals bocker och produkter inom michio kaku vi har ett brett sortiment av bocker, garn, leksaker, pyssel, sallskapsspel, dekoration och mycket mer for en inspirerande vardag. It loves nothing better than occupying itself untangling the mathematics of subatomic strings vibrating in 11. Entrevista com o fisico michio kaku parte 12 youtube. Jan 23, 2018 he is not a buffoon because of this though i suspect you may be asked to change the wording of the question. Its not exactly physics, but it is about light and it gets into very interesting subjects and a lot of stuff that has to do with physics. Kaku was born on january 24, 1947 in san jose, california to japanese parents.
When he grew older, he graduated from college with a summa cum laude degree. It loves nothing better than occupying itself untangling the mathematics of subatomic strings vibrating in 11 dimensions. Discount prices on books by michio kaku, including titles like the future of humanity. Books by michio kaku author of physics of the impossible. They argue that man has never set foot on the moon, but that the government instead hoodwinked us into believing it with an elaborate audiovisual production directed. Kaku has written several books about physics and related topics, has made frequent appearances on radio, television, and. I for one do believe firmly in free will, but definitely not because of the uncertainty prin. When he grew older, he graduated from college with a summa cum laude degree works. Michio kaku has 36 books on goodreads with 366129 ratings.
Renowned physicist michio kaku explores how mind reading, the routine use of force fields, and other feats that are currently science fiction may become commonplace tomorrow. Michio kaku, physicist, city university of new york take a trip to a new york icerink at the weekend and youre likely to see a middleaged japanese man jumping and spinning in. Michio kaku is a leading theoretical physicist and one of the founders of string theory, widely regarded as the strongest candidate for the theory of everything. He is a professor of theoretical physics in the city college of new york and cuny graduate center. This isnt a michio kaku book, but, i also recommmend that you check out the story of light by ben bova. These factors all come into play with the other major american conspiracy theories as well. The graduate center, the city university of new york established in 1961, the graduate center of the city university of new york cuny is devoted primarily to doctoral studies and awards most of cunys doctoral degrees. The universe in a nutshell full presentation big think duration. Michio kaku is one of the worlds leading authorities on einsteins unified field theory, cofounder of string field theory and a pioneer in superstring theory, the leading candidate for this theory. Here he writes about progress in medicine, computer science and genetics that might extend the power of the human brain. He is the science correspondent for cbss this morning and host of the radio programs science fantastic and explorations in science. He has spoken at numerous international physics conferences on relativity and the quantum theory, including moscow, paris, london, oxford, cambridge, edinburgh, berlin. Video michio kaku physics of the universe theoretical physics.
I can tell you about the future of your mind, ama im a henry semat professor of theoretical physics at the cuny graduate center, a leader in the field of theoretical physics, and cofounder of string field theory. The little book of string theory, steven gubser, 2010. Kaku is famous for his major field, theoretical physics. Original answer i have never met michio kaku as he was segueing out of active research from the time i started graduate school. I found the book so inspiration and a joyful read that i tried to summarise the contents especially of a few. Michio kaku physics of the universe theoretical physics. Cena da palestra intitulada o universo flutuante brasil. Internationally acclaimed physicist dr michio kaku holds the henry semat chair in theoretical physics at the city university of new york. A scientific exploration into the world of phasers, force fields, teleportation, and time travel bantam books random house, 2008.
Pages in category books by michio kaku the following 8 pages are in this category, out of 8 total. The cosmic quest for the theory of the universe book online at best prices in india on. The one shown further up the road looks bigger, but they are actually the same size. Physics of the impossible 2008, physics of the future. May 18, 2004 this isnt a michio kaku book, but, i also recommmend that you check out the story of light by ben bova. While not nearly as literary as sacks, kaku discusses some lofty possibilities for the future, while rema. Kaku, a theoretical physicist, has written many popularscience books, notably hyperspace oxford university press, 1994. From the bestselling author of physics of the impossible, michio kakus parallel worlds takes us to the frontiers of scientific knowledge to explain the extraordinary nature and future of our universe imagine a future where we are not alone where our universe is just one of countless parallel worlds, some strangely familiar, some almost unimaginable. Michio kakutheoretical highenergy physicist, author, radio talkshow host, and nuclear disarmament activistis one of the pioneers in the field of string theory, which states that the basic constituents of our universe are not quarks or protons or electrons, but much smaller entities called strings or superstrings, which vibratelike. However, the rise of quantum chromodynamics qcd and the standard model has made it urgent to have a fully modern textbook for the 1990s and beyond. Baixe o ebook a fisica quantica e sua utilizacao na vida pratica 2aesdob. If youre familiar with oliver sacks work, this book is your next stop. That is merely a way to assign levels of technology based on the energy that a civilization can capture and use. He is also an international bestselling author, his books including hyperspace and parallel worlds, and a distinguished writer, having featured in time, the wall street journal, the sunday times and the new scientist to name but a few.
In the universe according to kaku, reality is as mindbending as the most exhilarating science fiction. A syndicated hour long radio program on science, technology, politics, and the environment, hosted by dr. He is also one of the most gifted popularizers of science of his generation. Michio kaku s most popular book is physics of the impossible. Michio kaku simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Originally, this idea was the subject of a panel discussion that included sagan that was the opening sequence for the movie 2001. Han ar forfattare till ett antal bocker, bade inom facklitteratur och popularvetenskap. Your allaccess pass to an extra meet the press conversation. Michio kaku shows that the surface familiarity of the physical world conceals a wonderland of weird entitiesdark matter and energy, hidden dimensions of space, and tiny loops of vibrating string that hold thecosmos together. One hundred years ago, lasers, televisions, and computers seemed physically impossible. Michio kaku is a theoretical physicist, bestselling author, and popularizer of science.1024 817 96 824 916 1355 1474 747 292 145 1227 888 893 1328 1517 503 996 858 1289 1203 367 1353 1223 479 1362 1504 1133 470 581 1166 299 1160 1206 233 1027 1078 1373 644 1332