On the completeness of quantum mechanics and the interpretation of the state vector

@article{Ghirardi2013OnTC,
  title={On the completeness of quantum mechanics and the interpretation of the state vector},
  author={Giancarlo Ghirardi and Raffaele Romano},
  journal={Journal of Physics: Conference Series},
  year={2013},
  volume={442},
  pages={012002}
}
  • G. Ghirardi, R. Romano
  • Published 25 February 2013
  • Physics, Philosophy
  • Journal of Physics: Conference Series
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