Local Realistic Interpretation of Entangled Photon Pairs in the Weyl-Wigner Formalism

@inproceedings{Santos2019LocalRI,
  title={Local Realistic Interpretation of Entangled Photon Pairs in the Weyl-Wigner Formalism},
  author={Emilio Santos},
  booktitle={Frontiers of Physics},
  year={2019}
}
  • E. Santos
  • Published in Frontiers of Physics 11 August 2019
  • Physics
A polarization correlation experiment with two maximally entangled photons created by spontaneous parametric down-conversion is studied in the Weyl-Wigner formalism, that reproduces the quantum predictions. A realistic stochastic interpretation is proposed suggesting that an analysis of the experiments more detailed than the Bell approach may be compatible with local realism. Entanglement appears as a correlation between fluctuations of signal and vacuum fields. 

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