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Superselection Rules

Giulini, Domenico (2007) Superselection Rules. [Preprint]


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This note provides a summary of the meaning of the term `Superselection Rule' in Quantum Mechanics and Quantum-Field Theory. It is a contribution to the Compendium of Quantum Physics: Concepts, Experiments, History and Philosophy, edited by Friedel Weinert, Klaus Hentschel, Daniel Greenberger, and Brigitte Falkenburg, to be published by Springer Verlag.

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Item Type: Preprint
Giulini, Domenico
Keywords: superselection rule, selection rule, decoherence, symmetries
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Symmetries/Invariances
Specific Sciences > Physics > Quantum Mechanics
Specific Sciences > Physics > Quantum Field Theory
Depositing User: Domenico Giulini
Date Deposited: 17 Oct 2007
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 15:15
Item ID: 3585

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