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Foundations of Physics

, Volume 25, Issue 11, pp 1561–1575 | Cite as

Local reality: Can it exist in the EPR-Bohmgedanken experiment?

  • Satoshi Uchiyama
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Abstract

Measuring processes of a single spin-1/2 object and of a pair of spin-1/2 objects in the EPR-Bohm state are modeled by systems of differential equations. The latter model is a local model with hidden variables of the EPR-Bohm gedanken experiment. Although there is no dynamical interaction between the pair of spin-1/2 objects, the model reproduces approximately the quantum-mechanical correlations by coincidence counting. Hence the Bell inequality is violated. This result supports the idea that the coincidence counting is the source of the apparent nonlocality in the EPR-Bohm gedanken experiment.

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Differential Equation Local Model Dynamical Interaction Hide Variable Bell Inequality 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Satoshi Uchiyama
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  1. 1.Department of Physics, Faculty of ScienceHokkaido UniversitySapporoJapan

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