# The Madelung Picture as a Foundation of Geometric Quantum Theory

@article{Reddiger2015TheMP, title={The Madelung Picture as a Foundation of Geometric Quantum Theory}, author={Maik Reddiger}, journal={Foundations of Physics}, year={2015}, volume={47}, pages={1317-1367} }

Despite its age, quantum theory still suffers from serious conceptual difficulties. To create clarity, mathematical physicists have been attempting to formulate quantum theory geometrically and to find a rigorous method of quantization, but this has not resolved the problem. In this article we argue that a quantum theory recursing to quantization algorithms is necessarily incomplete. To provide an alternative approach, we show that the Schrödinger equation is a consequence of three partial…

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