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CATEGORY: Is Reality Digital or Analog? Essay Contest (2010-2011) [back]
TOPIC: Digital and Analog Elements of Reality by Mikalai Birukou [refresh]
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Author Mikalai Birukou wrote on Feb. 2, 2011 @ 12:04 GMT
Essay Abstract

This article shows what sort of discrete and analog elements are present in quantum mechanics itself. For this, we form quantum mechanics postulates connecting Stern-Gerlach, double-slit and EPR experiments. Which brings us to suggestion of how quantum and spacetime phenomena should be linked to settle a question about continuity of space, the major analog aspect of reality as we understand it today.

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Have BSc. degree in Physics from the University of Winnipeg. Completed two years of Master's program in Physics at the University of Waterloo. Currently work as a software architect.

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Vladimir F. Tamari wrote on Feb. 8, 2011 @ 00:43 GMT
Dear Mikalai,

I will print out your paper and study the mathematics with which you seem very comfortable. As you can see from my original 2005 Beautiful Universe on which my present fqxi paper is based, I have a geometrical and 'mechanical' approach to physics and am very uncomfortable with the abstract mathematical models of quantum probability and QED. But since it is one of several incompatible languages physicists use, I should make more of an effort to study it! Cheers.

Vladimir

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Alan Lowey wrote on Feb. 10, 2011 @ 15:29 GMT
Hi Mikalai, thanks for your essay. I've asked a number of authors this simple question: why can't the Archimedes screw imagery be the answer to the particle/wave duality paradox? It makes sense to me. Am I missing something?

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Peter Jackson wrote on Mar. 12, 2011 @ 17:17 GMT
Makalai

Excellent essay. and I was really pleased to see your; "Spinors of both electron and photon \meet" at interaction vertex, which makes spins of both electron and photon coupled, or correlated. And, with an arrangement of photons into a magnetic eld, this correlation infuences a direction of electron's motion depending on how its spin is correlated with spin of photons in the fi eld.

I study this a little further and prove it is not only true but critical too understanding.

I hope you'll read my 'conceptual'essay, logically deriving SR and GR from this quantum mechanism.

Best wishes

peter

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