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Spatial Meaning of Quantum Mechanics

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We provide theoretical evidence for that remains far from clear in Copenhagen interpretation, and then try to make it further complete. Uncertainty relations are proved to be the intrinsic attributes of the position-momentum space and the time-energy space. A theoretical evidence for the probabilistic interpretation is given. Different meanings of the wave-particle duality for the photons and for the electron are discussed.

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Feng, Y. (2014) Spatial Meaning of Quantum Mechanics. Natural Science, 6, 1149-1158. doi: 10.4236/ns.2014.614103.

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