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No-cloning implies unalterability of the past

  title={No-cloning implies unalterability of the past},
  author={Arkady Bolotin},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  • A. Bolotin
  • Published 16 May 2019
  • Philosophy
  • arXiv: Quantum Physics
A common way of stating the non-cloning theorem -- one of distinguishing characteristics of quantum theory -- is that one cannot make a copy of an arbitrary unknown quantum state. Even though this theorem is an important part of the ongoing discussion of the nature of a quantum state, the role of the theorem in the logical-algebraic approach to quantum theory has not yet been systematically studied. According to the standard point of view (which is in line with the logical tradition), quantum… 



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