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Role of Quantum Optics in Synthesizing Quantum Mechanics and Relativity

  title={Role of Quantum Optics in Synthesizing Quantum Mechanics and Relativity},
  author={Y. S. Kim},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  • Y. S. Kim
  • Published 5 November 2019
  • Physics
  • arXiv: Quantum Physics
Two-photon states produce enough symmetry needed for Dirac's construction of the two-oscillator system which produces the Lie algebra for the O(3,2) space-time symmetry. This O(3,2) group can be contracted to the inhomogeneous Lorentz group which, according to Dirac, serves as the basic space-time symmetry for quantum mechanics in the Lorentz-covariant world. Since the harmonic oscillator serves as the language of Heisenberg's uncertainty relations, it is right to say that the symmetry of the… 

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