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Can quantum theory and special relativity peacefully coexist?

Seevinck, M.P. (2010) Can quantum theory and special relativity peacefully coexist? [Preprint]

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Abstract

This white paper aims to identify an open problem in
'Quantum Physics and the Nature of Reality' -namely
whether quantum theory and special relativity are formally
compatible-, to indicate what the underlying issues
are, and put forward ideas about how the problem
might be addressed.


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Item Type: Preprint
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Seevinck, M.P.m.p.seevinck@science.ru.nl
Additional Information: Invited white paper for Quantum Physics and the Nature of Reality, John Polkinghorne 80th Birthday Conference. St Annes College, Oxford. 26 - 29 September 2010. Copyright of Oxford University 2010.
Keywords: peaceful coexistence, quantum theory, special relativity, local causality, no-signaling, Bell, quantum gravity
Subjects: General Issues > Causation
General Issues > Laws of Nature
Specific Sciences > Probability/Statistics
General Issues > Structure of Theories
Depositing User: Dr. Michael Patrick Seevinck
Date Deposited: 30 Oct 2010 12:54
Last Modified: 30 Oct 2010 12:54
Item ID: 8359
URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/8359

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