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An Axiomatic Approach to Quantum Mechanics

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We have shown that the Schrödinger wave equation can be explained and derived from fundamental postulates that are based on the conservation of probability, significance of measurements at infinity and nature’s tendency of maintaining a system as unbiased as possible. As a reasonable measure for the local randomness, Fisher information is considered. The presented approach provides an axiomatic derivation for the Schrödinger wave equation, avoiding imperfect models borrowed from classical mechanics such as direct application of the energy conservation, statistical mechanics or vibrating string models.
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  • 178/A, Sri Wimalarama Mawatha, Thalavitiya, Parakaduwa, Sri Lanka
  • Department of Physics, University of Colombo, Colombo 03. Sri Lanka
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