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On the Nature of Quantum Phenomena

@article{Zhang2007OnTN,
  title={On the Nature of Quantum Phenomena},
  author={Xiaolei Zhang},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  year={2007}
}
  • Xiaolei Zhang
  • Published 28 December 2007
  • Physics
  • arXiv: Quantum Physics
It is shown that a coherent understanding of all quantized phenomena, including those governed by unitary evolution equations as well as those related to irreversible quantum measurements, can be achieved in a scenario of successive nonequilibrium phase transitions, with the lowest hierarchy of these phase transitions occurring in a ``resonant cavity'' formed by the entire matter and energy content of the universe. In this formalism, the physical laws themselves are resonantly-selected and… 
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