Margenau, Henry Department of Physics, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.
Treiman, Sam B. Formerly, Department of Physics, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey.
- Bernoulli's problem
- Theory of errors
- Probability in statistical mechanics
- Probability in quantum theory
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To the physicist the concept of probability is like an iceberg. The part of it which the physicist uses and which is, therefore, in full view for him or her is but a small fraction of what is hidden in other and larger disciplines. The philosophy and mathematics of probability have become increasingly interesting and important. See also: Probability
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