9 edition of **Relativistic Quantum Measurement and Decoherence** found in the catalog.

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Published
**November 10, 2000**
by Springer
.

Written in English

- Quantum physics (quantum mechanics),
- Weights And Measures,
- Science,
- Science/Mathematics,
- Physics,
- Science / Quantum Theory,
- Weights & Measures,
- Coherence (Nuclear physics),
- Congresses,
- Physical measurements,
- Quantum Theory

**Edition Notes**

Contributions | Heinz-Peter Breuer (Editor), Francesco Petruccione (Editor) |

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Hardcover |

Number of Pages | 140 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL12774502M |

ISBN 10 | 3540410619 |

ISBN 10 | 9783540410614 |

In non-relativistic quantum information, partial measurement has been extensively demonstrated to protect the quantum entanglement from amplitude damping decoherence (energy relaxation from the. In this case, due to the quantum measurements, there is no such transformation that can convert the quantum states. This point was also observed in other contexts,, where relativistic effects were combined with quantum measurements. 3. Scenario 2: Bell correlations in space-time.

An exploration of quantum entanglement and the ways in which it contradicts our everyday assumptions about the ultimate nature of reality. Quantum physics is notable for its brazen defiance of common sense. (Think of Schrödinger's Cat, famously both dead and alive.) An especially rigorous form of quantum contradiction occurs in experiments with entangled particles. Decoherence is the term used to describe the destruction of phase relations in the state of a quantum mechanical system, as a result of a dynamical process. According to the Superposition Principle, any two state vectors in a Hilbert space of a quantum mechanical system, can be linearly added together to form.

Relativistic Quantum Mechanics: Wave Equations - Ebook written by Walter Greiner. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Relativistic Quantum Mechanics: Wave Equations. Decoherence is essentially nothing else than quantum measurement, but considered from the point of view of its physical mechanism and resolved in time. The present book is devoted to the two concepts of quantum measure ment and decoherence and to their interrelation, especially in the context of continuous quantum measurement.

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Front Matter. Pages I-VI. PDF. Special Relativity as an Open Question. David Z. Albert. The development of a consistent picture for the processes of decoherence and quantum measurement requires a treatment which is compatible with the theory of relativity.

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The problem of decoherence in quantum systems has been of considerable recent interest. A sampling of earlier theoret-ical work appears in Refs.

@1–5#, but for a detailed survey we refer to a recent book devoted wholly to the subject @6#.Inan Introduction to the contents of this book, Joos surveys the. After analyzing the fundamental principles of quantum mechanics and of the Copenhagen interpretation, this book reviews the most important approaches to the measurement problem and rigorously reformulates the “collapse of the wave function” by measurement, as a dephasing process quantitatively characterized by an order parameter (called the.

Relativistic Quantum Measurement and Decoherence: Lectures of a Workshop Held at the Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici Naples, April 9–10, Author: Heinz-Peter Breuer, Francesco Petruccione Published by Springer Berlin Heidelberg ISBN: DOI: / Table of Contents: Special Relativity as an Open.

Abstract. The processes of radiation damping and decoherence in Quantum Electrodynamics are studied from an open system’s point of view. Employing functional techniques of field theory, the degrees of freedom of the radiation field are eliminated to obtain the influence phase functional which describes the reduced dynamics of the matter variables.

Decoherence is essentially nothing else than quantum measurement, but considered from the point of view of its physical mechanism and resolved in time. The present book is devoted to the two concepts of quantum measure ment and decoherence and to their interrelation, especially in the context of continuous quantum measurement.

show more. This chapter deals with the important field of environment-induced decoherence and the transition to the classical behaviour of open quantum systems. A number of techniques is developed that allows the determination of decoherence time scales.

The decoherence behaviour in several Markovian models is investigated in detail, such as vacuum and thermal decoherence, decoherence in quantum. Written in a lucid and concise style that is accessible to all readers with a basic knowledge of quantum mechanics, this stimulating book tells the "classical from quantum" story in a comprehensive and coherent manner that brings together the foundational, technical, and experimental aspects of decoherence.

Get this from a library. Relativistic quantum measurement and decoherence: lectures of a workshop, held at the Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici, Naples, April[Heinz-Peter Breuer; F Petruccione;] -- The development of a consistent picture for the processes of decoherence and quantum measurement requires a treatment which is compatible with the theory of relativity.

The crucial factor in understanding quantum decoherence is that ubiquitous entity present but largely ignored in all scientific studies: the surrounding environment. Latest Papers on Quantum Foundations (1,) Non-Relativistic Limit of the Dirac Equation () International Journal of Quantum Foundations () Review of “Foundations of Quantum Mechanics: An Exploration of the Physical Meaning of Quantum Theory” () First iWorkshop on the Meaning of the Wave Function ().

A measurement always causes the system to jump into an eigenstate of the dynamical variable that is being measured, the eigenvalue this eigenstate belongs to being equal to the result of the measurement. — P.A.M. Dirac () in "The Principles of Quantum Mechanics" p. The framework of quantum mechanics requires a careful definition of.

Although quantum coherence is a well known phenomenon in quantum information theory and quantum optics, it has been investigated from the resource theory perspective only recently. Furthermore, quantum coherence has important implications in relativistic quantum information where the degradation of entanglement can be attributed to decoherence.

Purchase Quantum Coherence and Decoherence - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNThis book treats modern aspects of open systems, measurement, and decoherence in relativistic quantum theory. It starts with a comprehensive introduction to the problems related to measuring local and nonlocal observables and the constraints imposed by the causality principle.

Quantum measurement and decoherence Article (PDF Available) in Physical Review A 64(3) January with 38 Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Get this from a library. Relativistic quantum measurement and decoherence: lectures of a workshop, held at the Istituto Italiano per gli Studi Filosofici, Naples, April[Heinz-Peter Breuer; F Petruccione;].

Decoherence is caused by the interaction with the environment. Environment monitors certain observables of the system, destroying interference between the pointer states corresponding to their eigenvalues. This leads to environment-induced superselection or einselection, a quantum process associated with selective loss of information.

Einselected pointer states are stable. They can retain. This effect takes place due to relativistic corrections to the dynamics of quantum systems, and has consequences for quantum interference of composite systems.

The time dilation produced by Earth's gravity is sufficient to have a measurable influence on quantum interference in near-future experiments.Decoherence and the Transition from Quantum to Classical—Revisited. Correlations and Measurements A convenient starting point for the discussion of the measurement problem and, more generally, of the emergence of classical behavior from quantum dynamics is the analysis of quantum measurements due to John von Neumann ().

In contrast to.This book treats the central physical concepts and mathematical techniques used to investigate the dynamics of open quantum systems. To provide a self-contained presentation, the text begins with a survey of classical probability theory and with an introduction to the foundations of quantum mechanics, with particular emphasis on its statistical interpretation and on the formulation of.