Comment on ‘Protective Measurement and quantum Reality’

Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2017     |     PP. 1-8      |     PDF (275 K)    |     Pub. Date: May 8, 2017
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Author(s)

Wu Xinzhong, School of History and Culture of Science, Shanghai Jiaotong University

Abstract
Protective measurements offer an intriguing method for measuring the wave function of a single quantum system. With contributions from leading physicists and philosophers of physics-----including two of the original discoverers of this important method------ ‘Protective measurements and quantum reality’ edited by Shan Gao explores the concept of protective measurement, investigating its broad applications and deep implications.

Keywords
protective measurement, quantum reality

Cite this paper
Wu Xinzhong, Comment on ‘Protective Measurement and quantum Reality’ , SCIREA Journal of Physics. Volume 2, Issue 1, February 2017 | PP. 1-8.

References

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