# The screen problem

@article{Mielnik1994TheSP, title={The screen problem}, author={Bogdan Mielnik}, journal={Foundations of Physics}, year={1994}, volume={24}, pages={1113-1129} }

The statistical interpretation of the quantum mechanical wave packet contains a gap. The author outlines the problem without offering a solution.

## 31 Citations

Empty Bottle: The Revenge of Schrödinger’s Cat?

- Art
- 2017

We discuss some measurement problems which in spite of all progress of the statistical interpretation seem not well understood in the present day quantum theory.

Time of Events in Quantum Theory

- Physics, Mathematics
- 1996

We enhance elementary quantum mechanics with three simple postulates that enable us to define time observable. We discuss shortly justification of the new postulates and illustrate the concept with…

Arrival time in quantum mechanics

- Physics
- 2000

Abstract The arrival time is a simple classical concept, very common in laboratory practice. This review describes theoretical problems encountered in trying to obtain a quantum mechanical…

On uniqueness of the jump process in event enhanced quantum theory

- Mathematics, Physics
- 1997

We prove that, in constrast to the theories of continuous observation, in the formalism of event enhanced quantum theory the stochastic process generating sample histories of pairs (observed quantum…

The Puzzle of Empty Bottle in Quantum Theory

- Physics
- 2016

We discuss an extremely simple effect of ’shadowing’ where the very existence of the measuring apparatus deforms the evolution of quantum states even if the measurement is never preformed. In spite…

Crucial tests of the existence of a Time Operator

- Physics
- 2010

In the present paper we show that the Temporal Wave Function approach of the decay process, which is a multicomponent version of the Time Operator approach leads to new, non-standard, predictions…

On the “standard” quantum mechanical approach to times of arrival

- Physics
- 2002

Abstract The “standard” approach to times of arrival advocated by Equsquiza, Muga and Baute associates arrivals from the left (right) with positive (negative) wavenumber components of the wave…

Wave-function model for the CP violation in mesons.

- Physics, MedicineChaos
- 2017

A simple quantum model of the kaons decay providing an estimate of the CP symmetry violation parameter and a temporal wave-function approach, based on an analogy with spatial wave-functions, plays a crucial role in this model.

Quantum Measurements of time

- Physics, MathematicsQuantum Information and Measurement (QIM) V: Quantum Technologies
- 2019

We propose a time-of-arrival operator in quantum mechanics by conditioning on a quantum clock. This allows us to bypass the problems that afflict previous proposals, and to obtain a Hermitian time of…

QUEST FOR THE TIME OPERATOR WITH A SINGLE TRAPPED ION

- Physics
- 2011

The status of Time in the Quantum Theory remains even today a largely open question. In particular, the existence of a Quantum Time Operator that would describe the distribution of decay times of an…

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