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Ontology of the wave function and the many-worlds interpretation

Vaidman, Lev (2018) Ontology of the wave function and the many-worlds interpretation. [Preprint]

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Abstract

It is argued that the many-worlds interpretation is by far the best interpretation of quantum mechanics. The key points of this view are viewing the wave functions of worlds in three dimensions and understanding probability through self-locating uncertainty.


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Item Type: Preprint
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Vaidman, Levvaidman@post.tau.ac.il
Keywords: Interpretation of quantum theory, many-worlds interpretation, ontology of the wave function, Born Rule, self-location uncertainty
Subjects: General Issues > Determinism/Indeterminism
General Issues > Laws of Nature
Specific Sciences > Physics > Quantum Mechanics
General Issues > Realism/Anti-realism
Depositing User: Lev Vaidman
Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2018 11:57
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2018 11:57
Item ID: 14590
Subjects: General Issues > Determinism/Indeterminism
General Issues > Laws of Nature
Specific Sciences > Physics > Quantum Mechanics
General Issues > Realism/Anti-realism
Date: 10 April 2018
URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/14590

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