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3D-Space and the preferred basis cannot uniquely emerge from the quantum structure

  title={3D-Space and the preferred basis cannot uniquely emerge from the quantum structure},
  author={Ovidiu Cristinel Stoica},
  • O. Stoica
  • Published 17 February 2021
  • Philosophy
Hilbert-Space Fundamentalism (HSF) states that the only fundamental structures are the quantum state vector and the Hamiltonian, and from them everything else emerge uniquely, including the 3D-space, a preferred basis, and a preferred factorization of the Hilbert space. In this article it is shown that whenever such a structure emerges from the Hamiltonian and the state vector alone, if it is physically relevant, it is not unique. Moreover, HSF leads to strange effects like"passive"travel in… 

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