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The Montevideo interpretation of quantum mechanics: frequently asked questions

Gambini, Rodolfo and Pullin, Jorge (2009) The Montevideo interpretation of quantum mechanics: frequently asked questions. In: UNSPECIFIED.


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In a series of recent papers we have introduced a new interpretation of quantum mechanics, which for brevity we will call the Montevideo interpretation. In it, the quantum to classical transition is achieved via a phenomenon called “undecidability” which stems from environmental decoherence supplemented with a fundamental mechanism of loss of coherence due to gravity. Due to the fact that the interpretation grew from several results that are dispersed in the literature, we put together this straightforward-to-read article addressing some of the main points that may confuse readers.

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Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (UNSPECIFIED)
Gambini, Rodolfo
Pullin, Jorge
Additional Information: Published in J.Phys.Conf.Ser.174:012003,2009
Keywords: Measurement problem; interpretation of quantum mechanics.
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Quantum Mechanics
Depositing User: Jorge Pullin
Date Deposited: 13 Nov 2009
Last Modified: 07 Oct 2010 15:18
Item ID: 4981

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