Ontology in Quantum Mechanics

@article{Hooft2021OntologyIQ,
  title={Ontology in Quantum Mechanics},
  author={Gerard 't Hooft},
  journal={Topics on Quantum Information Science [Working Title]},
  year={2021}
}
  • G. Hooft
  • Published 29 July 2021
  • Physics
  • Topics on Quantum Information Science [Working Title]
It is suspected that the quantum evolution equations describing the micro-world as we know it are of a special kind that allows transformations to a special set of basis states in Hilbert space, such that, in this basis, the evolution is given by elements of the permutation group. This would restore an ontological interpretation. It is shown how, at low energies per particle degree of freedom, almost any quantum system allows for such a transformation. This contradicts Bell’s theorem, and we… 

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