Adrian Kent

Adrian Kent is Professor of Quantum Physics at the University of Cambridge and a Distinguished Visiting Research Chair at Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics. His latest book is Many Worlds? (2010), co-edited with Simon Saunders, Jonathan Barrett and David Wallace.

Written by Adrian Kent

‘On this view, a dust grain is actually a little galaxy of collapse points, winking instantaneously in and out of existence’

Philosophy of science
Our quantum problem

When the deepest theory we have seems to undermine science itself, some kind of collapse looks inevitable

Adrian Kent