A local hidden variable theory for the GHZ experiment
|Abstract||A recent analysis by de Barros and Suppes of experimentally realizable GHZ correlations supports the conclusion that these correlations cannot be explained by introducing local hidden variables. We show, nevertheless, that their analysis does not exclude local hidden variable models in which the inefficiency in the experiment is an effect not only of random errors in the detector equipment, but is also the manifestation of a pre-set, hidden property of the particles ("prism models"). Indeed, we present an explicit prism model for the GHZ scenario; that is, a local hidden variable model entirely compatible with recent GHZ experiments.|
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||No categories specified (fix it)|
|External links||This entry has no external links. Add one.|
|Through your library||Only published papers are available at libraries|
Similar books and articles
Thomas Breuer (2003). Another No-Go Theorem for Hidden Variable Models of Inaccurate Spin 1 Measurements. Philosophy of Science 70 (5):1368-1379.
Thomas Breuer (2003). Another No‐Go Theorem for Hidden Variable Models of Inaccurate Spin 1 Measurements. Philosophy of Science 70 (5):1368-1379.
Federico Laudisa (1997). Contextualism and Nonlocality in the Algebra of EPR Observables. Philosophy of Science 64 (3):478-496.
Peter J. Lewis (2006). Conspiracy Theories of Quantum Mechanics. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 57 (2):359-381.
Miklos Redei (1991). Bell's Inequalities, Relativistic Quantum Field Theory and the Problem of Hidden Variables. Philosophy of Science 58 (4):628-638.
Gerd Graßhoff, Samuel Portmann & and Adrian Wüthrich (2005). Minimal Assumption Derivation of a Bell-Type Inequality. British Journal for the Philosophy of Science 56 (4):663 - 680.
Jeffrey Bub & Vandana Shiva (1978). Non-Local Hidden Variable Theories and Bell's Inequality. PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1978:45 - 53.
Frank Arntzenius (1994). Relativistic Hidden Variable Theories? Erkenntnis 41 (2):207 - 231.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads5 ( #160,204 of 548,984 )
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?