International Journal of Theoretical Physics

, Volume 24, Issue 1, pp 63–92 | Cite as

Indeterminacy relations and simultaneous measurements in quantum theory

  • Paul Busch


This paper concerns derivations and interpretations of the uncertainty relations. The exclusive validity of the statistical interpretation is called into question. An individualistic interpretation, formulated by means of the concept of unsharp observables, is justified through a model of a joint measurement of position and momentum.


Field Theory Elementary Particle Quantum Field Theory Quantum Theory Simultaneous Measurement 
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  • Paul Busch
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  1. 1.Institute for Theoretical PhysicsUniversity of CologneCologneFederal Republic of Germany

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