Orthogonal jumps of the wavefunction in white-noise potentials

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Abstract

The master equation of the quantum noise theory is derived by means of Feynman's path integral method. We propose an equivalent stochastic process where the wavefunction satisfies a nonlinear Schrödinger equation except for random moments at which it shows orthogonal jumps.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)288-292
Number of pages5
JournalPhysics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics
Volume112
Issue number6-7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Nov 4 1985

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Orthogonal jumps of the wavefunction in white-noise potentials. / Diósi, L.

In: Physics Letters, Section A: General, Atomic and Solid State Physics, Vol. 112, No. 6-7, 04.11.1985, p. 288-292.

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