The Consistent Histories Approach to Quantum Mechanics

[New Entry by Robert B. Griffiths on August 7, 2014.] The consistent histories, also known as decoherent histories, approach to quantum interpretation is broadly compatible with standard quantum
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[New Entry by Robert B. Griffiths on August 7, 2014.] The consistent histories, also known as decoherent histories, approach to quantum interpretation is broadly compatible with standard quantum mechanics as found in textbooks. However, the concept of measurement by which probabilities are introduced in standard quantum theory no longer plays a fundamental role. Instead, all quantum time dependence is probabilistic...

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