# "Relative State" Formulation of Quantum Mechanics

@article{Everett1957RelativeSF, title={"Relative State" Formulation of Quantum Mechanics}, author={Hugh Everett}, journal={Reviews of Modern Physics}, year={1957}, volume={29}, pages={454-462} }

The task of quantizing general relativity raises serious questions about the meaning of the present formulation and interpretation of quantum mechanics when applied to so fundamental a structure as the space-time geometry itself. This paper seeks to clarify the foundations of quantum mechanics. It presents a reformulation of quantum theory in a form believed suitable for application to general relativity. The aim is not to deny or contradict the conventional formulation of quantum theory, which…

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