The problem David Bohm's pilot wave theory has is that standard QM has been so successful and verified by experiment so many times that few physicists(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

will not feel motivated to challenge it, and also

Bohm's theory does not make predictions that are at odds with

QM and therefore would allow a clear distinction

between the standard QM and Bohm's pilot wave theory.

In Bohm's theory there is even an element of instantaneous action

in the way the pilot wave can change instantaneously throughout

its length.Bohm's theory stays close to standard QM in so many

ways, that it would be surprising if it cannot be applied to

relativistic QED and QCD.In forty years since it was thought

up, nobody has been able to produce a convincing argument

which shows the pilot wave theory is wrong.

Can anyone think of an argument to show Bohm was right?

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# Pilot wave or standard QM

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