Foundations of Physics

, Volume 21, Issue 11, pp 1315–1321 | Cite as

Quantum optical predictions inQ representation for Bell's type experiments

  • Miguel Ferrero
  • T. W. Marshall


Using the Q representation, we study the disagreement between quantum optical formalism and local realism and we show that the phenomenon of enhancement, first revealed by the local realist analysis, could receive a simple explanation if we use this particular version of the quantum formalism. Nevertheless, some fundamental difficulties remain.


Type Experiment Simple Explanation Realist Analysis Local Realism Quantum Formalism 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Miguel Ferrero
    • 1
  • T. W. Marshall
    • 2
  1. 1.Departamento de FísicaOviedoSpain
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsManchesterUnited Kingdom

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