Quantum mechanics stands as one of the most remarkable achievements of the 20th century, providing startling insight into the nature of matter and a. The mystery of the quantum world. Front Cover. Euan J. Squires. Adam Hilger, Quantum theory. Chapter Three Quantum theory and external reality. The Mystery of the Quantum World by Euan J. Squires, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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Review of the problem; The ensemble interpretation of quantum mechanics; The wavefunction as a measure of our knowledge; The wavefunction as part of external reality; Measurement in quantum theory; Interference and macroscopic objects; Can quantum mechanics be changed so that it will reduce wavefunctions?
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The Mystery of the Quantum World
Review of hidden-variable theories; The pilot wave; The Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen thought wuantum Bell’s theorem; Experimental verification of the non-local predictions of quantum theory; Can signals travel faster than light; Summary of chapter five.
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