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February 27, 2020

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ROUMEN TSEKOV wrote on February 1, 2020

A Realistic Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics https://arxiv.org/abs/2001.08119

A Realistic Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics https://arxiv.org/abs/2001.08119

ECKARD BLUMSCHEIN wrote on January 30, 2010

Already Rafael Bombelli (1526-1573) understood that any complex number occurs together with its conjugate (suo Residuo), cf. Helmut Gericke, Geschichte des Zahlbegriffs. Accordingly, a complex representation of a real world quantity is redundant. It does not convey more information as compared with the seemingly poorer real-valued one. I will reconsider this as soon as the first quantum computer shows its claimed superiority.

Eckard Blumschein

Already Rafael Bombelli (1526-1573) understood that any complex number occurs together with its conjugate (suo Residuo), cf. Helmut Gericke, Geschichte des Zahlbegriffs. Accordingly, a complex representation of a real world quantity is redundant. It does not convey more information as compared with the seemingly poorer real-valued one. I will reconsider this as soon as the first quantum computer shows its claimed superiority.

Eckard Blumschein

PAUL VALLETTA wrote on March 10, 2008

"How much information is really there in a quantum state?"

And how does one go about counting or accounting it?

How far back into the past does a Quantum State remain intact, what memory of a previous state does a Q-bit have/retain?

To possibly be in "Two Places at Once", one really has to define "place" , what here is meant place?..is this the same as being in "two space's" at one instant of time?..so thus a particle can be in ANY two location of the future, or ANY two...

"How much information is really there in a quantum state?"

And how does one go about counting or accounting it?

How far back into the past does a Quantum State remain intact, what memory of a previous state does a Q-bit have/retain?

To possibly be in "Two Places at Once", one really has to define "place" , what here is meant place?..is this the same as being in "two space's" at one instant of time?..so thus a particle can be in ANY two location of the future, or ANY two...

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