Quantum Equilibrium and the Role of Operators as Observables in Quantum Theory

  title={Quantum Equilibrium and the Role of Operators as Observables in Quantum Theory},
  author={Detlef D{\"u}rr and Sheldon Goldstein and Nino Zangh{\'i}},
  journal={Journal of Statistical Physics},
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