Quantum Zeno effect in spontaneous decay with distant detector

  title={Quantum Zeno effect in spontaneous decay with distant detector},
  author={Alexander D. Panov},
  journal={Physics Letters A},
  • A. Panov
  • Published 7 January 2001
  • Physics
  • Physics Letters A
Abstract A numerical model of spontaneous decay which is continuously observed by a distant detector of emitted particles is constructed. It is shown that there is no quantum Zeno effect in such quantum measurement if the interaction between the emitted particles and the detector is short-range and the mass of emitted particles is not zero. 

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