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Quantum Gravity and a Time Operator in Relativistic Quantum Mechanics

@article{Bauer2016QuantumGA,
  title={Quantum Gravity and a Time Operator in Relativistic Quantum Mechanics},
  author={M. Bauer},
  journal={arXiv: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology},
  year={2016}
}
  • M. Bauer
  • Published 5 May 2016
  • Physics
  • arXiv: General Relativity and Quantum Cosmology
The problem of time in the quantization of gravity arises from the fact that time in Schroedinger's equation is a parameter. This sets time apart from the spatial coordinates, represented by operators in quantum mechanics (QM). Thus "time" in QM and "time" in General Relativity (GR) are seen as mutually incompatible notions. The introduction of a dy- namical time operator in relativistic quantum mechanics (RQM), that in the Heisenberg representation is also a function of the parameter t (iden… 
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