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New notation for probability theory related to correlation index 2, handwritten draft, circa 1955

By Hugh Everett


Among Hugh Everett's files were a number of handwritten documents related to the writing of his thesis. This document, consisting of a description of a new formalism for treating joint probabilities, was one of two such documents found in a file labeled "Correlation index." This file contained various fragments of calculations, lists of definitions, and proofs of propositions related to correlation between random variable spaces.This document was found in the basement of Mark Everett in 2007 by Mark Everett and Peter Byrne, in a file labelled "Correlation index.

Topics: Everett, Hugh III, Quantum mechanics, Pure wave mechanics
Publisher: University of California, Irvine Libraries. Irvine, California 92623-9557.
Year: 2011
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