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On the question of measurement in quantum mechanics

  a, b
a International Center for Quantum Optics and Quantum Technologies (the Russian Quantum Center), ul. Novaya 100, Skolkovo, Moscow Region, 143025, Russian Federation
b Lomonosov Moscow State University, Department of Physics, Leninskie Gory 1 build. 2, Moscow, 119991, Russian Federation

The probabilistic nature of measurements in quantum mechanics can be interpreted as a consequence of information loss arising from the chaotic dynamics of measuring instruments.

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Keywords: wave function collapse, reduction postulate, quantum chaos, decoherence, causality
PACS: 03.65.−w, 03.65.Yz (all)
DOI: 10.3367/UFNe.2022.07.039219
URL: https://ufn.ru/en/articles/2023/7/f/
Citation: Rubtsov A N "On the question of measurement in quantum mechanics" Phys. Usp. 66 734–740 (2023)
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@article{Rubtsov:2023,
	author = {A. N. Rubtsov},
	title = {On the question of measurement in quantum mechanics},
	publisher = {Physics-Uspekhi},
	year = {2023},
	journal = {Phys. Usp.},
	volume = {66},
	number = {7},
	pages = {734-740},
	url = {https://ufn.ru/en/articles/2023/7/f/},
	doi = {10.3367/UFNe.2022.07.039219}
}

Received: 20th, November 2021, revised: 28th, June 2022, 10th, July 2022

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