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Abstract

As noted before,(1) one of the most durable of all beliefs about QED is that it endows light with “granular” properties that somehow wipe out the interference effects of classical electromagnetic theory.

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Quantum Theory Interference Effect Quantum Beat Real Physical Situation Seminar Talk 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. T. Jaynes
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsWashington UniversitySt. LouisUSA

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