Missing chaos challenges rule of quantum mechanic

Monteiro, Tania
June 1991
New Scientist;6/29/91, Vol. 130 Issue 1775, p25
Reports that Georgia Institute of Technology researches Joseph Ford, Giorgio Mantica and Gerald Ristow challenges the validity of quantum mechanics as the fundamental theory of nature. Claim of the researchers that quantum theory suppresses chaotic behavior; Connection between quantum and classical systems; Use of the correspondence principle to recover from the chaos; Application of their argument in Arnol'd's cat, a problem in chaos theory.


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