# Time scales for dynamical relaxation to the Born rule

@article{Towler2011TimeSF, title={Time scales for dynamical relaxation to the Born rule}, author={Michael D. Towler and Nathan John Russell and Antony Valentini}, journal={Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences}, year={2011}, volume={468}, pages={1013 - 990} }

We illustrate through explicit numerical calculations how the Born rule probability densities of non-relativistic quantum mechanics emerge naturally from the particle dynamics of de Broglie–Bohm pilot-wave theory. The time evolution of a particle distribution initially not equal to the absolute square of the wave function is calculated for a particle in a two-dimensional infinite potential square well. Under the de Broglie–Bohm ontology, the box contains an objectively existing ‘pilot wave…

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