# Properties of the frequency operator do not imply the quantum probability postulate

@article{Caves2005PropertiesOT, title={Properties of the frequency operator do not imply the quantum probability postulate}, author={Carlton M. Caves and R. Schack}, journal={Annals of Physics}, year={2005}, volume={315}, pages={123-146} }

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