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Coherent quantum logic

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Abstract

The von Neumann quantum logic lacks two basic symmetries of classical logic, that between sets and classes, and that between lower and higher order predicates. Similarly, the structural parallel between the set algebra and linear algebra of Grassmann and Peano was left incomplete by them in two respects. In this work a linear algebra is constructed that completes this correspondence and is interpreted as a new quantum logic that restores these invariances, and as a quantum set theory. It applies to experiments with coherent quantum phase relations between the quantum and the apparatus. The quantum set theory is applied to model a Lorentz-invariant quantum time-space complex.

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Finkelstein, D. Coherent quantum logic. Int J Theor Phys 26, 109–129 (1987). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00669595

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Keywords

  • Field Theory
  • Elementary Particle
  • Quantum Field Theory
  • Phase Relation
  • Linear Algebra