An inequality for characteristic functions and its applications to uncertainty relations and the quantum Zeno effect

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5935-5941
Journal / PublicationJournal of Physics A: Mathematical and General
Issue number28
Publication statusPublished - 19 Jul 2002


An inequality concerning characteristic functions is established. It is useful in studying zero neighbourhood behaviours of characteristic functions. The physical implications for the time-energy uncertainty relations and the quantum Zeno effect are indicated.

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