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The Quantum Measurement Problem: State of Play

@article{Wallace2007TheQM,
  title={The Quantum Measurement Problem: State of Play},
  author={D. Wallace},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  year={2007}
}
  • D. Wallace
  • Published 2007
  • Mathematics, Physics
  • arXiv: Quantum Physics
This is a preliminary version of an article to appear in the forthcoming Ashgate Companion to the New Philosophy of Physics.In it, I aim to review, in a way accessible to foundationally interested physicists as well as physics-informed philosophers, just where we have got to in the quest for a solution to the measurement problem. I don't advocate any particular approach to the measurement problem (not here, at any rate!) but I do focus on the importance of decoherence theory to modern attempts… Expand
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