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Applied Mathematics and Physics. 2020, 8(1), 1-7
DOI: 10.12691/amp-8-1-1
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Alpha-Emitting Nanoparticulates and Their Various Physical Effects: More Case Studies in Laboratory Research and History

Florent Pirot1,

1Independent researcher, Plobannalec-Lesconil (Pornaleg, Barnaleg, or Ploughbarnaleg), France

Pub. Date: February 21, 2020

Cite this paper:
Florent Pirot. Alpha-Emitting Nanoparticulates and Their Various Physical Effects: More Case Studies in Laboratory Research and History. Applied Mathematics and Physics. 2020; 8(1):1-7. doi: 10.12691/amp-8-1-1

Abstract

Here is presented a range of cases in which alpha-emitting nanoparticulates play a key role : the first part involves mathematical and physical deconstruction of two examples of laboratory experiments, on “exciton” physics (dark-to-bright “exciton” conversion, the demonstration shows why “exciton” is a relatively poor concept) and on the anomalous Nernst effect, both recently published in Physical Reviews X; the link of alpha-emitting nanoparticulates with solar storms is then shown; and an ancient legend in medieval literature (the Arthurian cycle) also covered (the physical basis behind the legend is explained - demonstration of the actual production of particularly healthy waters collected by “Merlin” after a battle, of why it is a detoxifiant - geology and etymology being used to locate more precisely the place of the actual battles that inspired the myth - from the Gallic Wars of Julius Caesar).

Keywords:
radioactivity rational analysis of history solar storms climate change water quality ancient legends Julius Caesar Gallic Wars colonial history photon physics particle physics excitons dark-to-bright exciton conversion anomalous Nernst effect

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