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Is there a physical continuum?

@inproceedings{Csand2021IsTA,
  title={Is there a physical continuum?},
  author={M{\'a}t{\'e} Csan{\'a}d},
  year={2021}
}
We are used to the fact that most if not all physical theories are based on the set of real numbers (or another associative division algebra). These all have a cardinality larger than that of the natural numbers, i.e. form a continuum. It is often asked, whether there really is a continuum in the physical world, or whether a future physical theory could work with just countable infinities. The latter could for example be compatible with a quantized space-time. In this paper we formulate a… Expand

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