Interaction between classical and quantum systems: A new approach to quantum measurement. III. Illustration

  title={Interaction between classical and quantum systems: A new approach to quantum measurement. III. Illustration},
  author={S. R. Gautam and T. N. Sherry and E. C. George Sudarshan},
  journal={Physical Review D},
Following the approach to quantum measurement, proposed in an earlier paper, in which the apparatus is treated as a purely classical instrument to be described by the laws of classical mechanics we examine some simple experiments for the purpose of illustration. The Stern-Gerlach experiment is examined in detail, within our approach, and we see explicitly how the relevant information is transferred to the apparatus variables. We also examine a magnetic interferometer arrangement and a crossed… 

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