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Thu, 23 Nov 2017

[1]  arXiv:1711.08143 (cross-list from astro-ph.SR) [pdf]
Title: Iwahashi Zenbei's Sunspot Drawings in 1793 in Japan
Comments: 2017/11/16 accepted for publication in Solar Physics
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)

Tue, 21 Nov 2017

[2]  arXiv:1711.06914 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: The Two-fold Role of Observables in Classical and Quantum Kinematics
Authors: Federico Zalamea
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph); Mathematical Physics (math-ph); Quantum Physics (quant-ph)
[3]  arXiv:1711.06890 [pdf]
Title: One Hundred Years of the Cosmological Constant: from 'Superfluous Stunt' to Dark Energy
Comments: 60 pages, 5 figures. Submitted to the European Physical Journal (H)
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph); Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics (astro-ph.CO); General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology (gr-qc)
[4]  arXiv:1711.07026 (cross-list from astro-ph.SR) [pdf, other]
Title: Les relations de Milne-Barbier-Unsöld ?
Authors: Frédéric Paletou (U. Toulouse, UPS-OMP, Cnrs-Cnes-Irap)
Comments: A historical-educational note on analytical radiative transfer (text in French)
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)

Wed, 15 Nov 2017

[5]  arXiv:1711.05194 [pdf, other]
Title: Photon-photon scattering and related phenomena. Experimental and theoretical approaches: The early period
Authors: K. Scharnhorst (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam)
Comments: 112 pages LaTeX. Further information and comments are welcome
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph); High Energy Physics - Phenomenology (hep-ph); High Energy Physics - Theory (hep-th)
[6]  arXiv:1711.04857 [pdf]
Title: Fisica e Metafisica? The Science at the time of de Chirico and Carrà
Comments: Esposito S. (a cura di), Atti del XXXVI Convegno annuale della Societ\`a Italiana degli Storici della Fisica e dell'Astronomia (Napoli, 4\-7 ottobre 2016). Pavia: Pavia University Press
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)
[7]  arXiv:1711.04617 [pdf]
Title: A possible explanation of the void discovered in the pyramid of Khufu
Authors: Giulio Magli
Comments: Archaeoastronomy/History of Astronomy
Subjects: Popular Physics (physics.pop-ph)
[8]  arXiv:1711.04209 [pdf, ps, other]
Title: What is quantum mechanics? A minimal formulation
Comments: 26 pages
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)
[9]  arXiv:1711.03995 [pdf]
Title: Time dilation and length contraction without relativity: The Bohr atom and the semi-classical hydrogen molecule ion
Authors: Allan Walstad
Comments: 6 pages, 3 figures
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)
[10]  arXiv:1711.05132 (cross-list from astro-ph.SR) [pdf, other]
Title: New sunspots and aurorae in the historical Chinese text corpus? Comments on uncritical digital search applications
Authors: D.L. Neuhaeuser, R. Neuhaeuser (U Jena, Germany), J. Chapman (UC Merced, USA)
Comments: 20 pages with 2 figures, Astronomical Notes, in press
Subjects: Solar and Stellar Astrophysics (astro-ph.SR); History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)
[11]  arXiv:1711.04660 (cross-list from quant-ph) [pdf, other]
Title: The de Broglie-Bohm weak interpretation
Authors: Michel Gondran (AEIS), Alexandre Gondran (OPTIM)
Comments: arXiv admin note: text overlap with arXiv:1311.1466
Subjects: Quantum Physics (quant-ph); Classical Physics (physics.class-ph); History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)
[12]  arXiv:1711.04501 (cross-list from quant-ph) [pdf, ps, other]
Title: Quantifying Absorption in the Transactional Interpretation
Comments: Comments welcome
Subjects: Quantum Physics (quant-ph); History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)

Mon, 13 Nov 2017

[13]  arXiv:1711.03790 [pdf]
Title: The nature of representation in Feynman diagrams
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph)

Fri, 10 Nov 2017

[14]  arXiv:1711.03499 [pdf, other]
Title: Constraints on physical reality arising from a formalization of knowledge
Authors: David Wolpert
Comments: 22 pages, 5 figures
Subjects: History and Philosophy of Physics (physics.hist-ph); Logic in Computer Science (cs.LO); Logic (math.LO)
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