Quantum Mechanics Emerges from Information Theory Applied to Causal Horizons

Foundations of Physics 41 (4):744-753 (2011)

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It is suggested that quantum mechanics is not fundamental but emerges from classical information theory applied to causal horizons. The path integral quantization and quantum randomness can be derived by considering information loss of fields or particles crossing Rindler horizons for accelerating observers. This implies that information is one of the fundamental roots of all physical phenomena. The connection between this theory and Verlinde’s entropic gravity theory is also investigated
Keywords Quantum mechanics  Information theory  Rindler horizon
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DOI 10.1007/s10701-010-9514-3
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