# An explanation of interference effects in the double slit experiment: Classical trajectories plus ba

@article{Groessing2012AnEO, title={An explanation of interference effects in the double slit experiment: Classical trajectories plus ba}, author={Gerhard Groessing and Siegfried Fussy and Johannes Mesa Pascasio and Herbert Schwabl}, journal={Annals of Physics}, year={2012} }

Abstract A classical explanation of interference effects in the double slit experiment is proposed. We claim that for every single “particle” a thermal context can be defined, which reflects its embedding within boundary conditions as given by the totality of arrangements in an experimental apparatus. To account for this context, we introduce a “path excitation field”, which derives from the thermodynamics of the zero-point vacuum and which represents all possible paths a “particle” can take…

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