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Eckard Blumschein: on 4/18/17 at 6:02am UTC, wrote Rob, For the first time, I confirm that a viXra paper the content of which...

Robert McEachern: on 4/13/17 at 0:53am UTC, wrote Colin, "Treating the quantum correlation as a problem in communications...

Colin Walker: on 4/12/17 at 23:27pm UTC, wrote Hi Rob Treating the quantum correlation as a problem in communications and...

Robert McEachern: on 4/12/17 at 18:54pm UTC, wrote Jonathan, After reading about the one time pad, read about double and...

Jonathan Dickau: on 4/12/17 at 16:10pm UTC, wrote This is starting to make sense Rob.. The detection process has...

Robert McEachern: on 4/11/17 at 12:23pm UTC, wrote Jonathan, It all results from behaviors being driven by a single-bit of...

Jonathan Dickau: on 4/11/17 at 1:19am UTC, wrote That's a cool image.. Silent running and non-interacting until spotted. ...

Robert McEachern: on 4/11/17 at 0:27am UTC, wrote Jonathan, Actually, what it suggests is that nature's "identical...



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TOPIC: Quickfire Quantum Qs [refresh]
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FQXi Administrator Zeeya Merali wrote on Apr. 7, 2017 @ 12:53 GMT
This is a place to post quick queries about quantum-related issues.

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Steve Dufourny wrote on Apr. 8, 2017 @ 09:31 GMT
:) what is a particle ?

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Robert H McEachern wrote on Apr. 10, 2017 @ 17:25 GMT
It has recently been demonstrated that Quantum Correlations can be Produced Classically with detection efficiencies higher than supposedly possible for any non-quantum system. (Note: The paper reports double-detection efficiencies (0.72) rather than the more commonly reported conditional detection efficiencies. For the model presented, the latter is equal to the square root of the former:...

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Jonathan J. Dickau replied on Apr. 10, 2017 @ 22:02 GMT
Thanks Rob..

For taking us to the other side of the (quantum) mirror.

All the Best,

Jonathan

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Jonathan J. Dickau replied on Apr. 10, 2017 @ 22:08 GMT
This would suggest that..

What we are seeing as quantumness is simply nature's truncation (or its failure to represent and/or propagate) the higher harmonics of the (Classical) variational waveform via microscale dynamics.

All the Best,

Jonathan

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Robert H McEachern replied on Apr. 11, 2017 @ 00:27 GMT
Jonathan,

Actually, what it suggests is that nature's "identical particles" have the exact same interaction behavior, that identical submarines have, that are attempting to detect each other, and that results in behaviors identical to "quantum tunneling" and "virtual particles".

If they cannot detect each other's existence, in an ocean of noise, then they can sail (tunnel) right past each other as though the other does not even exist, with no interaction whatsoever. But when they do detect each other, they sound general quarters, "ALL AHEAD FULL! DIVE! DIVE DIVE!" and make such a disturbance that even a distant destroyer (observer) on the surface can detect the sudden appearance of the formerly undetectable, "virtual" subs. But if the subs subsequently lose contact (the ability to detect a single bit of information) with each other, then they return to running silent, running deep (not interacting), and they disappear, back into the ocean of noise from which they first materialized; and the distant observer is left to wonder if they were ever really there.

Rob McEachern

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Eckard Blumschein wrote on Apr. 18, 2017 @ 06:02 GMT
Rob,

For the first time, I confirm that a viXra paper the content of which is at least as good as the average in arXiv, and nature communication ones although it just summarizes what you already told us on FQXi.

I am not sure how to better reach those who are not familiar with Shannon and his anti-blockuniverse opinion.

I see similar or possibly even related hurdals in case of the two notions of infinity, the logical Galilean one and the pragmatical Leibniz/Bernoulli one. The former is absolute without a reference, the latter os relative: "larger than any reference".

Your hint to the squared FT seems to confirm my insight that cosine transform yields the same as does FT except for an arbitrarily chosen phase.

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