Incompatibility of the Copenhagen interpretation with quantum

formalism and its reasons 

Yuri A. Rylov

Institute for Problems in Mechanics, Russian Academy of Sciences
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Updated April 14 , 2006


It is proved the mathematical theorem, that the wave function describes the statistical ensemble of particles, but not a single particle. Supposition, that the wave function describes a single particle appears to be incompatible with formalism of quantum mechanics. One discusses the reasons, why this very simple statement has not been proved mathematically for many years. The reason lies in application of the trial and error methods for construction of the quantum mechanics. Application of this method as the main tool of investigation during eighty years generated "fitting mentality" of all microcosm researchers. 

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