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  1. Suman Seth (2010). Crafting the Quantum: Arnold Sommerfeld and the Practice of Theory, 1890-1926. The MIT Press.
     
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    Suman Seth (2008). Crafting the Quantum: Arnold Sommerfeld and the Older Quantum Theory. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 39 (3):335-348.
    Arnold Sommerfeld was among the most important students of the so-called ‘older’ quantum theory. His many contributions included papers in 1915 and 1916 extending Niels Bohr’s ‘planetary’ model of the atom beyond circular orbits and his incorporation of relativistic corrections in order to explain hydrogenic fine structure. Originally a realist in his use of Bohr’s model, Sommerfeld became increasingly disillusioned with model-building in general in the late nineteen-teens and early nineteen-twenties. This paper explores Sommerfeld’s use of the term Zahlenmysterium as (...)
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    Suman Seth (2009). Zweideutigkeit About “Zweideutigkeit”: Sommerfeld, Pauli, and the Methodological Origins of Quantum Mechanics. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B 40 (4):303-315.
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    Suman Seth (2013). Forman at Forty: New Perspectives on “Weimar Culture and Quantum Mechanics”. Metascience 22 (3):567-574.
  5. Suman Seth (2009). Zweideutigkeit About “Zweideutigkeit”: Sommerfeld, Pauli, and the Methodological Origins of Quantum Mechanics. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part B: Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 40 (4):303-315.
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