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Quark Confinement and Time Space Structure

  • David Finkelstein
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Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSB, volume 39)

Abstract

A program for the reconstruction of the time space continuum and the linear space of quantum states, from a more basic theory of discrete diagrams, it outlined in which quantum complementarity occurs because the observer is part of the “entire situation” described by the state vector according to Bohr, and quark confinement occurs because there is a finite elementary time space unit and quark lines in the same hadron diagram are a small number of units apart.

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • David Finkelstein
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  1. 1.Yeshiva UniversityUSA

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