Struppa, Daniele C.

Quantum Theory: A Two-Time Success Story

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Table of contents

Part I. Quantum Mechanics and Reality

1. A Century of Quantum Mechanics
David Gross

2. Realism and the Physical World
A. J. Leggett

3. Each Instant of Time a New Universe
Yakir Aharonov, Sandu Popescu, Jeff Tollaksen

Part II. Building Blocks of Nature

4. The Brout-Englert-Higgs Mechanism and Its Scalar Boson
Francois Englert

5. NET = T.O.E.?
Shmuel Nussinov

Part III. Time and Cosmology

6. The Limits of Black Hole Complementarity
Leonard Susskind

7. Quantum Weak Measurements and Cosmology
P. C. W. Davies

8. The Quantum Mechanical Arrows of Time
James B. Hartle

Part IV. Universe as a Wavefunction

9. Collapse Miscellany
Philip Pearle

10. Many Worlds, the Born Rule, and Self-Locating Uncertainty
Sean M. Carroll, Charles T. Sebens

11. Physics and Narrative
David Albert

Part V. Nonlocality

12. Quantum Correlations in Newtonian Space and Time:
Nicolas Gisin

13. PR-Box Correlations Have No Classical Limit
Daniel Rohrlich

14. A Gravitational Aharonov-Bohm Effect, and Its Connection to Parametric Oscillators and Gravitational Radiation
Raymond Y. Chiao, Robert W. Haun, Nader A. Inan, Bong-Soo Kang, Luis A. Martinez, Stephen J. Minter, Gerardo A. Munoz, Douglas A. Singleton

15. Paradoxes of the Aharonov-Bohm and the Aharonov-Casher Effects
Lev Vaidman

Part VI. Weak Values

16. Weak Values: The Progression from Quantum Foundations to Tool
Andrew N. Jordan, Jeff Tollaksen

17. Entanglement and Weak Values: A Quantum Miracle Cookbook
Alonso Botero

18. Weak Energy: Form and Function
Allen D. Parks

19. Weak Values Beyond Post-selection
Lars M. Johansen

Part VII. Mathematics of Weak Measurements

20. On Superoscillations Longevity: A Windowed Fourier Transform Approach
Y. Aharonov, F. Colombo, I. Sabadini, D. C. Struppa, J. Tollaksen

21. Superoscillations, Endfire and Supergain
M. V. Berry

22. Relating Local Time Evolutions with Bipartite States: An Exact Map Manifested by Weak Measurements
S. Marcovitch, B. Reznik

23. Anatomy of Quantum Tunneling
Neil Turok

Part VIII. Weak Measurement Experiments

24. Experimental Implementations of Quantum Paradoxes
G. A. D. Briggs

25. Standard and Null Weak Values
Oded Zilberberg, Alessandro Romito, Yuval Gefen

26. Increase of Signal-to-Noise Ratio in Weak Value Measurements
C. Byard, T. Graham, A. Danan, L. Vaidman, A. N. Jordan, P. Kwiat

Part IX. Yakir Aharonov: Thinking Quantum

27. Yakir Aharonov: From A to B
A. Pines

Keywords: Physics, Quantum Physics, Quantum Field Theories, String Theory, History and Philosophical Foundations of Physics

Publication year
Natural Sciences

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