Entropic uncertainty relations and the quantum-to-classical transition

  title={Entropic uncertainty relations and the quantum-to-classical transition},
  author={Isadora Veeren and Fernando de Melo},
  journal={Physical Review A},
Our knowledge of quantum mechanics can satisfactorily describe simple, microscopic systems, but is yet to explain the macroscopic everyday phenomena we observe. Here we aim to shed some light on the quantum-to-classical transition as seen through the analysis of uncertainty relations. We employ entropic uncertainty relations to show that it is only by the inclusion of imprecision in our model of macroscopic measurements that we can prepare a system with two simultaneously well-defined… 
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