Foundations of Physics Letters

, Volume 4, Issue 2, pp 197–201 | Cite as

Causality and quantum mechanics

  • K. V. Laurikainen


Statistical causality is recommended as the name of the generalized causality needed in quantum mechanics, instead of “statistical correspondence” used by Pauli.


causality complementarity correspondence determinism Pauli statistical causality 


Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.


  1. 1.
    Niels Bohr: “Atomic physics and philosophy. Causality and complementarity,” inPhilosophy in the Mid-Century, R. Klibansky, ed. (La Nuova Italia Editrice, Florenz, 1958).Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    To be published; preprint in thePreprint Series of the Research Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Helsinki, 1990.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. V. Laurikainen
    • 1
  1. 1.Research Institute for Theoretical PhysicsUniversity of HelsinkiHelsinki 17Finland

Personalised recommendations