Observation vs measurement

  1. What is the difference between observation and measurement in reference to a quantum experiment?
  2. jcsd
  3. Nothing; these words are used interchangeably in QM.
  4. Duplex

    Duplex 22
    Gold Member


    Probably the same as above until someone in a deadlock design a discrepancy ad hoc embedded in an operational definition that leads to an experimental breakthrough in QM.
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