We show that chaotic like behavior in a quantum system facilitates decoherence. It appears that the time scale on which decoherence takes place depends on the degree of complexity of the underlying quantum system, i.e., more complex systems decohere relatively faster than less complex ones.
|Title of host publication
|New Developments on Fundamental Problems in Quantum Physics
|Miguel Ferrero, Alwyn van der Merwe
|Place of Publication
|Number of pages
|Published - 1997
- classical limit