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Preparation in Bohmian Mechanics

Rovelli, Carlo (2021) Preparation in Bohmian Mechanics. [Preprint]


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According to Bohmian mechanics, we see the particle, not the pilot wave. But to make predictions we need to know the wave. How do we learn about the wave to make predictions, if we only see the particle? I show that the puzzle can be solved, but only thanks to decoherence.

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Item Type: Preprint
Rovelli, Carlorovelli@cpt.univ-mrs.fr0000-0003-1724-9737
Keywords: Pilot wave, State preparation, Decoherence, Measurement
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Quantum Mechanics
Depositing User: Carlo Rovelli
Date Deposited: 25 Apr 2021 03:59
Last Modified: 11 Jul 2024 13:07
Item ID: 18948
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Quantum Mechanics
Date: 22 April 2021

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