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Its been a while since i'm trying to understand the concept of the pilot wave theory and it's relation with the deBroglie wave. What is the fundamental difference between the two?

My confusion comes from the double slit experiment. The velocity of the deBroglie wave is c^2/v so I assume that it must be the same for pilot wave (maybe it is this assumption which is wrong). In this case, the speed of the pilot wave of the photon is equal to

*c*. But if the speed of the photon and its pilot wave is the same how can we get an interference pattern? As far as my logic goes the interference of the wave must build up in front of the photon (wave going faster than

*c*). Am I wrong?

How one can explain this? Is the speed of the pilot wave greater than c? In this case the pilot wave is not the aame thing as the deBroglie wave since it doesn't obey the c^2/v relation.

I would be very grateful if someone can help me with this question.

Thank you.