Symplectic Geometry and Quantum Noise

Symplectic Geometry and Quantum Noise - Leonid Polterovich

Leonid Polterovich
Tel Aviv University and SCGP
October 5, 2012

We discuss a quantum counterpart, in the sense of the Berezin-Toeplitz quantization, of certain constraints on Poisson brackets coming from "hard" symplectic geometry. It turns out that they can be interpreted in terms of the quantum noise of observables in operational quantum mechanics.