Derivation of quantum mechanics from a single fundamental modification of the relations between physical properties

  title={Derivation of quantum mechanics from a single fundamental modification of the relations between physical properties},
  author={Holger F. Hofmann},
  journal={Physical Review A},
  • H. Hofmann
  • Published 12 June 2013
  • Physics
  • Physical Review A
Recent results obtained in quantum measurements indicate that the fundamental relations between three physical properties of a system can be represented by complex conditional probabilities. Here, it is shown that these relations provide a fully deterministic and universally valid framework on which all of quantum mechanics can be based. Specifically, quantum mechanics can be derived by combining the rules of Bayesian probability theory with only a single additional law that explains the phases… 

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