The classical limit for quantum mechanical correlation functions

@article{Hepp1974TheCL,
  title={The classical limit for quantum mechanical correlation functions},
  author={Klaus Hepp},
  journal={Communications in Mathematical Physics},
  year={1974},
  volume={35},
  pages={265-277}
}
  • K. Hepp
  • Published 1 December 1974
  • Physics
  • Communications in Mathematical Physics
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