On the Quantum Measurement Problem

  title={On the Quantum Measurement Problem},
  author={{\vC}aslav Brukner},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  • Č. Brukner
  • Published 19 July 2015
  • Physics
  • arXiv: Quantum Physics
In this paper, I attempt a personal account of my understanding of the measurement problem in quantum mechanics, which has been largely in the tradition of the Copenhagen interpretation. I assume that (i) the quantum state is a representation of knowledge of a (real or hypothetical) observer relative to her experimental capabilities; (ii) measurements have definite outcomes in the sense that only one outcome occurs; (iii) quantum theory is universal and the irreversibility of the measurement… 
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