On 1/11/2019 2:02 AM, agrayson2...@gmail.com wrote:
If probability values are always positive and between 0 and 1, how does one get destructive interference, or constructive interfering probability values within the acceptable range? Brent once answered this question but I have completely forgotten the answer. AG
The wave function is a complex valued field, so it's values are not in [0,1). Its complex value is usually called 'the probability /*amplitude*/' to distinguish it from a probability value. Scott Aaronson has a nice discussion on his blog of how much of QM can be developed just by generalizing probability theory to allow complex values.
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