**Quantization is a Mystery**

by Ivan Todorov

**Publisher**: arXiv 2012**Number of pages**: 51

**Description**:

Expository notes which combine a historical survey of the development of quantum physics with a review of selected mathematical topics in quantization theory (addressed to students that are not complete novices in quantum mechanics).

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