# Quantum reference frames and triality

@article{Smolin2020QuantumRF, title={Quantum reference frames and triality}, author={Lee Smolin}, journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory}, year={2020} }

In a background independent theory without boundary, physical observables may be defined with respect to dynamical reference systems. However, I argue here that there may be a symmetry that exchanges the degrees of freedom of the physical frame of reference with the other degrees of freedom which are measured relative to that frame. This symmetry expresses the fact that the choice of frame of reference is arbitrary, but the same laws apply to all, including observer and observed. It is then…

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