Proceedings of the Conference Foundations of Probability and Physics: Vaxjo, Sweden, 25 November-1 December 2000

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World Scientific, 2001 - Electronic books - 377 pages
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In this volume, leading experts in experimental as well as theoretical physics (both classical and quantum) and probability theory give their views on many intriguing (and still mysterious) problems regarding the probabilistic foundations of physics. The problems discussed during the conference include EinsteinOCoPodolskyOCoRosen paradox, Bell's inequality, realism, nonlocality, role of Kolmogorov model of probability theory in quantum physics, von Mises frequency theory, quantum information, computation, OC quantum effectsOCO in classical physics. Contents: Locality and Bell's Inequality (L Accardi & M Regoli); Refutation of Bell's Theorem (G Adenier); Forcing Discretization and Determination in Quantum History Theories (B Coecke); Some Remarks on Hardy Functions Associated with Dirichlet Series (W Ehm); Ensemble Probabilistic Equilibrium and Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics without the Thermodynamic Limit (D H E Gross); An Approach to Quantum Probability (S Gudder); Innovation Approach to Stochastic Processes and Quantum Dynamics (T Hida); Origin of Quantum Probabilities (A Khrennikov); OC ComplementarityOCO or Schizophrenia: Is Probability in Quantum Mechanics Information or Onta? (A F Kracklauer); A Probabilistic Inequality for the KochenOCoSpecker Paradox (J-A Larsson); Quantum Stochastics. The New Approach to the Description of Quantum Measurements (E Loubenets); Is Random Event a Core Question? Some Remarks and a Proposal (P Rocchi); Quantum Cryptography in Space and Bell's Theorem (I Volovich); and other papers. Readership: Graduate students and researchers in quantum physics, mathematical physics, theoretical physics, stochastic processes, and probability & statistics."
 

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Contents

Refutation of Bells Theorem
29
Extrinsic and Intrinsic Irreversibility in Probabilistic Dynamical Laws
50
Interpretations of Probability and Quantum Theory
71
Forcing Discretization and Determination in Quantum History
85
Complex
115
Ensemble Probabilistic Equilibrium and NonEquilibrium
131
An Approach to Quantum Probability
147
Innovation Approach to Stochastic Processes and Quantum
161
Is Probability in Quantum
219
A Probabilistic Inequality for the KochenSpecker Paradox
236
Abstract Models of Probability
257
Quantum KSystems and their Abelian Models
274
Scattering in Quantum Tubes
303
Is Random Event the Core Question? Some Remarks and a Proposal
321
Constructive Foundations of Randomness
337
Structure of Probabilistic Information and Quantum Laws
350

Origin of Quantum Probabilities
180
Nonconventional Viewpoint to Elements of Physical Reality Based
201
Quantum Cryptography in Space and Bells Theorem
364
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