Re: What is comparable and incomparable between casually disconnected universes?

2019-01-10 Thread Bruce Kellett
On Fri, Jan 11, 2019 at 12:18 PM Brent Meeker wrote: > On 1/10/2019 4:21 PM, John Clark wrote: > > *So even Feynman knew that there was no theoretical value for the FSC, >> alpha.* >> > > No, he knew very well there was a theory that could come up with a value > because his own Feynman Diagrams

Re: What is comparable and incomparable between casually disconnected universes?

2019-01-10 Thread Brent Meeker
On 1/10/2019 4:21 PM, John Clark wrote: /So even Feynman knew that there was no theoretical value for the FSC, alpha./ No,  he knew very well there was a theory that could come up with a value because his own Feynman Diagrams could do it. But what he didn't know and what nobody

Re: What is comparable and incomparable between casually disconnected universes?

2019-01-10 Thread John Clark
On Wed, Jan 9, 2019 at 10:53 PM Bruce Kellett wrote: > > *There is no theoretical value".* > >From a book on spectrography by Norman Ramsey discussing the lamb Shift, the very thing that led to the discovery of the Fine Structure Constant in the first place: "*The atomic hydrogen hyperfine

Fwd: The Case Against Quantum Computing

2019-01-10 Thread Brent Meeker
Interesting articles. Brent Forwarded Message Another rebuttal: https://www.hpcwire.com/2019/01/09/the-case-against-the-case-against-quantum-computing/ On Wed, Nov 21, 2018 at 1:57 PM : In the IEEE Spectrum last week, Mikhail Dyakonov presented his overview of the field:

Re: What is comparable and incomparable between casually disconnected universes?

2019-01-10 Thread Lawrence Crowell
On Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 8:49:41 PM UTC-6, Bruce wrote: > > On Thu, Jan 10, 2019 at 1:36 PM John Clark > wrote: > >> On Wed, Jan 9, 2019 at 7:49 PM Bruce Kellett > > wrote: >> >> >>The following 2012 article in Physical Review letters describes a QED calculation involving 12,672

Re: What is comparable and incomparable between casually disconnected universes?

2019-01-10 Thread Lawrence Crowell
On Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 4:01:46 PM UTC-6, Bruce wrote: > > On Thu, Jan 10, 2019 at 7:53 AM John Clark > wrote: > >> On Wed, Jan 9, 2019 at 1:58 PM Philip Thrift > > wrote: >> >> >> Is the Fine Structure Constant a rational number? Is it a algebraic number? Is it a transcendental

Re: Coherent states of a superposition

2019-01-10 Thread agrayson2000
On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 11:07:51 AM UTC, Bruno Marchal wrote: > > > On 9 Jan 2019, at 07:58, agrays...@gmail.com wrote: > > > > On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 11:37:13 PM UTC, agrays...@gmail.com wrote: >> >> >> >> On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 2:52:27 PM UTC, agrays...@gmail.com wrote:

Re: Coherent states of a superposition

2019-01-10 Thread agrayson2000
On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 11:07:51 AM UTC, Bruno Marchal wrote: > > > On 9 Jan 2019, at 07:58, agrays...@gmail.com wrote: > > > > On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 11:37:13 PM UTC, agrays...@gmail.com wrote: >> >> >> >> On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 2:52:27 PM UTC, agrays...@gmail.com wrote:

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-10 Thread Philip Thrift
On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 11:20:20 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: > > > On 9 Jan 2019, at 11:20, Philip Thrift > > wrote: > > > > On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 9:44:40 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: >> >> >> On 6 Jan 2019, at 15:20, Philip Thrift wrote: >> >> >> In terms of processing,

Re: UDA and the origin of physics

2019-01-10 Thread Philip Thrift
On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 12:16:33 PM UTC-6, Philip Thrift wrote: > > > > On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 7:36:33 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: >> >> >> On 9 Jan 2019, at 15:13, Philip Thrift wrote: >> >> >> >> On Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 4:06:08 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: >>>

Re: UDA and the origin of physics

2019-01-10 Thread Philip Thrift
On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 7:36:33 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: > > > On 9 Jan 2019, at 15:13, Philip Thrift > > wrote: > > > > On Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 4:06:08 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: >> >> >> On 6 Jan 2019, at 22:27, Philip Thrift wrote: >> >> >> Why - in numerical

Re: Materialism and Mechanism

2019-01-10 Thread Bruno Marchal
> On 9 Jan 2019, at 11:20, Philip Thrift wrote: > > > > On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 9:44:40 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: > >> On 6 Jan 2019, at 15:20, Philip Thrift > wrote: >> >> >> In terms of processing, I distinguish experience processing from information >> processing. > > >

Re: What is comparable and incomparable between casually disconnected universes?

2019-01-10 Thread Bruno Marchal
> On 10 Jan 2019, at 07:39, Philip Thrift wrote: > > > > On Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 6:49:05 PM UTC-6, Bruce wrote: > On Thu, Jan 10, 2019 at 11:38 AM John Clark > wrote: > On Wed, Jan 9, 2019 at 5:01 PM Bruce Kellett > wrote: > > > Rubbish. The fine structure constant is not

Re: UDA and the origin of physics

2019-01-10 Thread Bruno Marchal
> On 9 Jan 2019, at 15:13, Philip Thrift wrote: > > > > On Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 4:06:08 AM UTC-6, Bruno Marchal wrote: > >> On 6 Jan 2019, at 22:27, Philip Thrift > >> wrote: >> >> >> Why - in numerical reality (UD) - can't there be vampires, werewolves, >> that sort of

Re: Coherent states of a superposition

2019-01-10 Thread agrayson2000
On Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 11:07:51 AM UTC, Bruno Marchal wrote: > > > On 9 Jan 2019, at 07:58, agrays...@gmail.com wrote: > > > > On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 11:37:13 PM UTC, agrays...@gmail.com wrote: >> >> >> >> On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 2:52:27 PM UTC, agrays...@gmail.com wrote:

Re: Coherent states of a superposition

2019-01-10 Thread Bruno Marchal
> On 9 Jan 2019, at 07:58, agrayson2...@gmail.com wrote: > > > > On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 11:37:13 PM UTC, agrays...@gmail.com wrote: > > > On Monday, January 7, 2019 at 2:52:27 PM UTC, agrays...@gmail.com <> wrote: > > > On Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 10:45:01 PM UTC, Bruce wrote: >