Quantum Mechanics with Spontaneous Localization and Experiments

  • F. Benatti
  • G. C. Ghirardi
  • R. Grassi
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 347)


One of the most intriguing features of Quantum Mechanics (QM) is that it provides too good a description of microphenomena to be considered a mere recipe to predict probabilities of prospective measurement outcomes from given initial conditions and, yet, as a fundamental theory of reality, it gives rise to serious conceptual problems, among which the impossibility, in its orthodox interpretation, to think of all physical observables of the system under consideration as possessing in all instances definite values.


Quantum Mechanics Emission Pattern Standard Quantum Mechanics Macroscopic Body Stochastic Modification 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Benatti
    • 1
  • G. C. Ghirardi
    • 1
    • 2
  • R. Grassi
    • 3
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Fisica TeoricaUniversità di TriesteTriesteItaly
  2. 2.International Centre for Theoretical PhysicsTriesteItaly
  3. 3.Dipartimento di FisicaUniversità di UdineUdineItaly

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