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Author Timpson, Christopher Gordon, 1976-
Title Quantum information theory and the foundations of quantum mechanics / Christopher G. Timpson.
Published Oxford : Clarendon Press, 2013.
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 Floor3  QC174.12 .T56 2013    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiii, 293 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Oxford philosophical monographs.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [265]-284) and index.
Contents Introduction -- What is information? -- Quantum information theory -- Case study : teleportation -- The Deutsch-Hayden approach : nonlocality, entanglement, and information flow -- Quantum computation and the Church-Turing hypothesis -- Information and the foundations of quantum mechanics : preliminaries -- Some information-theoretic approaches -- Quantum Bayesianism 1 : the proposal -- Quantum Bayesianism 2 : challenges -- Conclusions -- [Appendix] A. A review of the quantum formalism -- [Appendix] B. Generalized uncertainty measures : Uffink's axioms.
Subject Quantum theory.
Information theory.
ISBN 9780199296460
0199296464
OCLC number 824180048