A quantum framework for the periodic table

Astrophysics & Aerospace Technology

ISSN: 2329-6542

Open Access

A quantum framework for the periodic table

International conference on Atomic, Nuclear and Plasma Physics

November 19-20, 2018 Sydney, Australia

John Owen Roberts

Open University, UK

Keynote: J Astrophys Aerospace Technol

Abstract :

The mathematics of quantum physics from the standard model using groups U(1)xSU(2)xSU(3) and the Pauli Principle produces two sets of time independent quantum states n(n+1) and n(n-1) where n is the principal quantum number. Oscillations between these states results in a one to one mapping with the Roberts-Janet nuclear periodic table by interpretation of n>0 for condensed matter and n<0 for plasma prior to fusion. The mechanism provides a framework for periodic tables for every supernova by excluding mass number. In the lower half of the table occupation by bosons leads to increased energy density following recycling. A suggestion of suitable heavy nuclei to stimulate fusion is proposed.

Biography :

John Owen Roberts has completed his Graduation in 1969 with a BSc (Hons) in Physics from The University of Liverpool. He has been an Open University Tutor for 30 years and a private tutor of Math and Science. He is the author of Those Infinities and the Periodic Table (ISBN 978-0-9934667-3-1).



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