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Abstract: Here, we accept the results of quantum experiments at face value and we makeno apology for the failure of classical physics. Just as Wheeler has calledparticle detection an -act of creation-, we suggest that, in somecircumstances, not detecting the particle might be considered an -act ofannihilation-. We propose a delayed choice experiment in which we decide tointerrupt an experiment after the particle has supposedly passed through thepreparation apparatus and is on the verge of being detected. Even with thedetection device in place, the particle is nowhere to be found.



Author: Thomas V Marcella

Source: https://arxiv.org/







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