Kurt Gottfried

Professor Emeritus


Foundations of quantum mechanics

Research Focus


Nuclear Power and Nuclear Weapons, Proc. Science-Technology-Society Forum, Kyoto October 2008

Quantum Mechanics: Fundamentals (with Tung-Mow Yan), pp. 620, Springer 2003.

Inferring the statistical interpretation of quantum mechanics from the classical limit, Nature 405, 533-536 (2000)

Sowing Nuclear Misconceptions, Nature 403, 131-133 (2000)

Two-particle interference, Am. J. Phys. 68, 143-147 (2000)

Physicists in Politics, Physics Today, March 1999, 42-48

Science as a cultural construct (with Kenneth G. Wilson), Nature 386, 545-547 (1997)

Did Bohr Share Nuclear Secrets? (with H.A. Bethe and R.Z. Sagdeev), Scientific American May 1995, 65-70