Foundations of Physics

, Volume 19, Issue 11, pp 1327–1335 | Cite as

The Pitowsky model and superluminal signals

  • Richard Jozsa


A recent thought experiment to achieve superluminal signalling within the Pitowsky model is examined, and it is shown that such signalling is not possible. The analysis of the experiment is used to highlight the paradoxical nonphysical nature of Pitowsky's extended notion of probability.


Thought Experiment Recent Thought Extended Notion Superluminal Signal 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Richard Jozsa
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  1. 1.School of Mathematical SciencesThe Flinders University of South AustraliaBedford ParkSouth Australia

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