Philosophy of quantum information and entanglement [E-Book] / edited by Alisa Bokulich and Gregg Jaeger.
Bokulich, Alisa, (editor)
Jaeger, Gregg, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010
1 online resource (xxx, 277 pages)
englisch
9780511676550
9780521898768
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Table of Contents:
  • Part I.
  • Quantum entanglement and non-locality:
  • 1.
  • Non-locality beyond quantum mechanics /
  • Sandu Popescu;
  • 2.
  • Entanglement and subsystems, entanglement beyond subsystems, and all that /
  • Lorenza Viola and Howard Barnum;
  • 3.
  • Formalism locality in quantum theory and quantum gravity /
  • Lucien Hardy
  • Part II.
  • Quantum probability:
  • 4.
  • Bell's inequality from the contextual probabilistic viewpoint /
  • Andrei Khrennikov;
  • 5.
  • Probabilistic theories: what is special about quantum mechanics? /
  • Giacomo Mauro D'Ariano;
  • 6.
  • What probabilities tell about quantum systems, with application to entropy and entanglement /
  • John M. Myers and F. Hadi Madjid;
  • 7.
  • Bayesian updating and information gain in quantum measurements /
  • Leah Henderson
  • Part III.
  • Quantum information:
  • 8.
  • Schumacher information and the philosophy of physics /
  • Arnold Duwell;
  • 9.
  • From physics to information theory and back /
  • Wayne C. Myrvold;
  • 10.
  • Information, immaterialism, and instrumentalism: old and new in quantum information /
  • Christopher G. Timpson
  • Part IV.
  • Quantum communication and computing:
  • 11.
  • Quantum computation: where does the speed-up come from? /
  • Jeffrey Bub;
  • 12.
  • Quantum mechanics, quantum computing and quantum cryptography
  • Tai Tsun Wu.