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The Oxford Questions on the foundations of quantum physics.

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The twentieth century saw two fundamental revolutions in physics-relativity and quantum. Daily use of these theories can numb the sense of wonder at their immense empirical success. Does their instrumental effectiveness stand on the rock of secure concepts or the sand of unresolved fundamentals? Does measuring a quantum system probe, or even create, reality or merely change belief? Must relativity and quantum theory just coexist or might we find a new theory which unifies the two? To bring su...

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10.1098/rspa.2013.0299

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Materials
Butterfield, JN More by this author
Zeilinger, A More by this author
Journal:
Proceedings. Mathematical, physical, and engineering sciences / the Royal Society
Volume:
469
Issue:
2157
Pages:
20130299
Publication date:
2013-09-05
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EISSN:
1471-2946
ISSN:
1364-5021
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uuid:c3890a6f-416a-4017-b90f-415399ab5d7d
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426573
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pubs:426573

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