Spekkens' toy model in all dimensions and its relationship with stabiliser quantum mechanics

  title={Spekkens' toy model in all dimensions and its relationship with stabiliser quantum mechanics},
  author={Lorenzo Catani and Dan E. Browne},
  journal={New Journal of Physics},
Spekkens' toy model is a non-contextual hidden variable model with an epistemic restriction, a constraint on what an observer can know about reality. The aim of the model, developed for continuous and discrete prime degrees of freedom, is to advocate the epistemic view of quantum theory, where quantum states are states of incomplete knowledge about a deeper underlying reality. Many aspects of quantum mechanics and protocols from quantum information can be reproduced in the model. In spite of… 
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