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Appendix

  • Gregg JaegerEmail author
Chapter
Part of the The Frontiers Collection book series (FRONTCOLL)

The central mathematical structure of quantum mechanics is Hilbert space, which is a specific sort of vector space. The Dirac notation commonly used to describe Hilbert-space calculations in the physics literature is introduced below, after this structure is described in standard mathematical notation.

Keywords

Hilbert Space Entangle State Hermitian Form Orthomodular Lattice Linear Manifold 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.College of General Studies Quantum Imaging LabBoston UniversityBostonUSA

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