Papers in International Journals

Papers in Peer Reviewed International Journals and ArXiv

Pavičić, M. (2023), Non-Kochen-Specker Contextuality, Entropy, 25(8), 1117-1--21 (2023). DOI: 10.3390/e25081117 ; For better legibility of figures and hypergraph strings: arXiv:2307.16339 [quant-ph]

Pavičić, M. (2023), Quantum Contextuality, Quantum, 7, 953-1-68 (2023). DOI: 10.22331/q-2023-03-17-953

Pavičić, M. and N. Megill (2022), Automated Generation of Arbitrarily Many Kochen-Specker and Other Contextual Sets in Odd Dimensional Hilbert Spaces, Physical Review A, 106, L060203-1-5 (2022).    DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.106.L060203.     Supplemental Material     ArXiv: 2202.08197.

Pavičić, M. (2021), How Secure Are Two-Way Ping-Pong and LM05 QKD Protocols under a Man-in-the-Middle Attack?, Entropy, 23(2), 163 (2021). DOI: 10.3390/e23020163

Pavičić, M. (2019), Hypergraph Contextuality, Entropy, 21(11), 1107 (2019). DOI: 10.3390/e21111107 Video presentation on Youtube

Pavičić, M., M. Waegel, N. Megill, and P.K. Aravind (2019), Automated generation of Kochen-Specker sets, Scientific Reports , 9, 6765 (2019). DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-43009-9 ; Shared link: ; Supplementary Material

Pavičić, M. and N. Megill (2018), Vector Generation of Quantum Contextual Sets in Even Dimensional Hilbert Spaces, Entropy, 20(12), 928 (2018). DOI: 10.3390/e20120928

Pavičić, M. (2017), Can Two-Way Direct Communication Protocols Be Considered Secure? , Nanoscale Research Letters, 12, 552--1-6 (2017).     DOI: 10.1186/s11671-017-2314-3,     ArXiv: 1709.09262.

Pavičić, M., O. Benson, A.W. Schell, and J. Wolters (2017), Mixed basis quantum key distribution with linear optics , Optics Express, 25(20), 23545-23555 (2017).     DOI: 10.1364/OE.25.023545,     ArXiv: 1709.06194.

Pavičić, M. (2017), Arbitrarily exhaustive hypergraph generation of 4-, 6-, 8-, 16-, and 32-dimensional quantum contextual sets, Physical Review A, 95, 062121--1-25 (2017).     DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.95.062121,     Supplemental Material. Link: supplemental/10.1103/PhysRevA.95.062121,     ArXiv: 1709.05430.

Pavičić, M. (2016), Classical Logic and Quantum Logic with Multiple and Common Lattice Models, Advances in Mathematical Physics, 2016 , 6830685--1-12 (2016).     DOI: 10.1155/2016/6830685    Main chart of classical and quantum logic models.

Pavičić, M. (2016), Deterministic Mediated Superdense Coding with Linear Optics, Physics Letters A, 380 , 848-855 (2016).     DOI: 10.1016/j.physleta.2015.12.037     Sequence of measurements of the setup.

Pavičić, M. (2013), In Quantum Direct Communication an Undetectable Eavesdropper Can Always Tell Ψ from Φ Bell States in the Message Mode, Physical Review A, 87 , 042326-1-7 (2013).     DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.87.042326   

Megill, N. and M. Pavičić (2011), Kochen-Specker Sets and Generalized Orthoarguesian Equations, Annales Henri Poincare, 12, 1417-1429 (2011).     DOI: 10.1007/s00023-011-0109-0    ArXiv:1005.0016.

Pavičić, M. (2011), Entanglement and Superdense Coding with Linear Optics, International Journal of Quantum Information, 9, 1737-1744 (2011).     DOI: 10.1142/S0219749911008222    ArXiv:1104.1802

Megill, N., K. Fresl, M. Waegell, P. K. Aravind, and M. Pavičić (2011), Probabilistic Generation of Quantum Contextual Sets. Physics Letters A, 375, 3419-3424 (2011);     DOI: 10.1016/j.physleta.2011.07.050    Supplementary Material     ArXiv:1105.1840.

Waegell, M., P. K. Aravind, N. Megill, and M. Pavičić (2011), Parity Proofs of the Bell-Kochen-Specker Theorem Based on the 600-cell, Foundations of Physics, 41, 883-904 (2011);     DOI: 10.1007/s10701-011-9534-7    ArXiv:1010.4353.

Pavičić, M., N. Megill, P. K. Aravind, and M. Waegell (2011), New class of 4-dim Kochen-Specker sets, Journal of Mathematical Physics, 52, 022104-1-9 (2011);     DOI: 10.1063/1.3549586    ArXiv:1004.1433.

Pavičić, M., B. McKay, N. Megill, and K. Fresl (2010), Graph Approach to Quantum Systems, Journal of Mathematical Physics, 51, 102103-1-31 (2010);     DOI: 10.1063/1.3491766    ArXiv:0912.1461.

Pavičić, M., N.D. Megill, and J.-P. Merlet (2010), New Kochen-Specker Sets in Four Dimensions. Physics Letters A, 374, 2122-2128 (2010);     DOI: 10.1016/j.physleta.2010.03.019    ArXiv:0910.1311.

Megill, N.D. and M. Pavičić (2010), Hilbert Lattice Equations, Annales Henri Poincare, 10, 1335-1358 (2010);     DOI:    ArXiv:0912.1461.

Pavičić, M. (2009), Exhaustive Generation of Orthomodular Lattices with Exactly One Non-Quantum State. Reports on Mathematical Physics, 64, 417-428 (2009);     DOI: 10.1016/S0034-4877(10)00005-4    ArXiv:1003.0233.

Pavičić, M. and N.D. Megill (2008), Standard Logics Are Valuation-Nonmonotonic, Journal of Logic and Computation, 18, 959-982 (2008).     DOI: 10.1093/logcom/exn018    ArXiv:0812.2702.

Pavičić, M. (2007), Nondestructive Interaction-Free Atom-Photon Controlled-NOT Gate, Physical Review A, 75, 032342-1-8 (2007);     DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.75.032342    Virtual Journal of Quantum Information, Volume 7, Issue 4.        ArXiv:quant-ph/0708.2302v1

Pavičić, M., J.-P. Merlet, B.D. McKay, and N.D. Megill (2005), Corrections to Kochen-Specker Vectors (Vol. 38, 1577, 2005), Journal of Physics A (Math, Gen), 38, 3709 (2005).     DOI: 10.1088/0305-4470/38/16/C01    ArXiv:quant-ph/0409014v2.

Pavičić, M., J.-P. Merlet, B.D. McKay, and N.D. Megill (2005), Kochen-Specker Vectors, Journal of Physics A (Math, Gen), 38, 1577-1592 (2005).     DOI: 10.1088/0305-4470/38/7/013    ArXiv:quant-ph/0409014v2.

Megill, N. D. and M. Pavičić (2003b), Equivalences, Identities, Symmetric Differences, and Congruences in Orthomodular Lattices, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 42, 2797-2805 (2003).     DOI: 10.1023/B:IJTP.0000006006.18494.1c    ArXiv:quant-ph/0310063.

Megill, N. D. and M. Pavičić (2003a), Quantum Implication Algebras, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 42, 2807-2822 (2003).     DOI: 10.1023/B:IJTP.0000006007.58191.da    ArXiv:quant-ph/0310062.

Megill, N. D. and M. Pavičić (2002), Deduction, Ordering, and Operations in Quantum Logic, Foundations of Physics, 32, 357-378 (2002).     DOI: 10.1023/A:1014857228326    ArXiv:quant-ph/0108074.

Megill, N. D. and M. Pavičić (2001), Orthomodular Lattices and a Quantum Algebra, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 40, 1387-1410 (2001).     DOI: 10.1023/A:1017567826448    ArXiv:quant-ph/0103135, Preprint ESI, 981 (2001).

McKay, B. D., N. D. Megill, and M. Pavičić (2000), Algorithms for Greechie Diagrams, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 39, 2393-2417 (2000).    DOI: 10.1023/A:1026476701774    ArXiv:quant-ph/0009039.

Megill, N. D. and M. Pavičić (2000), Equations, States, and Lattices of Infinite-Dimensional Hilbert Spaces, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 39, 2349-2391 (2000).     DOI: 10.1023/A:1026461417704    ArXiv:quant-ph/0009038.

Pavičić, M. (2000b), Quantum Simulators and Quantum Repeaters, Fortschritte der Physik-Progress of Physics, 48, 497-503 (2000).

Pavičić, M. (2000a), Quantum Logic for Quantum Computers, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 39, 813-825 (2000).     DOI: 10.1023/A:1003674812809    Abstract

Pavičić, M. and N. D. Megill (1999), Non-Orthomodular Models for Both Standard Quantum Logic and Standard Classical Logic: Repercussions for Quantum Computers,     Helvetica Physica Acta, 72, 189-210 (1999).    Abstract. Also: ArXiv:quant-ph/9906101.

Pavičić (1998a), Identity Rule for Classical and Quantum Theories, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 37, 2099-2103 (1998).     DOI: 10.1023/A:1026637918703    Abstract

Pavičić, M. and N. D. Megill (1998b), Quantum and Classical Implication Algebras with Primitive Implications, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 37, 2091-2098 (1998).     DOI: 10.1023/A:1026685801864    Abstract

Pavičić, M. and N. D. Megill (1998a), Binary Orthologic with Modus Ponens Is either Orthomodular or Distributive,     Helvetica Physica Acta, 71, 610-628 (1998).    Abstract

Paul, H. and Pavičić, M. (1997b), Realistic Interaction-Free Detection of Objects in a Resonator, Foundations of Physics, 28, 959-970 (1998).     DOI: 10.1023/A:1018869230395    Abstract. Also: ArXiv:quant-ph/9906102.

Pavičić, M. (1997b), A Method for Reaching Detection Efficiencies Necessary for Optical Loophole-Free Bell Experiments, Optics Communications, 142, 308-314 (1997).     DOI: 10.1016/S0030-4018(97)00285-X    Abstract. Also: ArXiv:quant-ph/9907039.

Paul, H. and Pavičić, M. (1997a), Nonclassical Interaction-Free Detection of Objects in a Monolithic Total-Internal-Reflection Resonator, Journal of the Optical Society of America, B 14, 1275-1279 (1997).     DOI: 10.1364/JOSAB.14.001275    Abstract

Pavičić, M. (1997a), Loophole-Free Four Photon EPR Experiment, Physics Letters, A 224, 220-226 (1997).     DOI: 10.1016/S0375-9601(96)00825-0    Abstract

Pavičić, M. (1996a), Resonance Energy-Exchange-Free Detection and `Welcher Weg' Experiment, Physics Letters, A 223, 241-245 (1996).     DOI: 10.1016/S0375-9601(96)00751-7    Abstract. Also: ArXiv:quant-ph/9907040.

Paul, H. and Pavičić, M. (1996), Resonance Interaction-Free Measurement, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 35, 2085-2091 (1996).     DOI: 10.1007/BF02302228    Abstract

Pavičić, M. (1995c), Closure of the Enhancement and Detection Loopholes in the Bell Theorem by the Fourth Order Interference with Photons of Different Colours, Physics Letters, A 209, 255-260 (1995).     DOI: 10.1016/0375-9601(95)00859-4

Pavičić, M. (1995b), Spin-Correlated Interferometry with Beam Splitters: Preselection of Spin-Correlated Photons, Journal of the Optical Society of America, B 12, 821-828 (1995).     DOI: 10.1364/JOSAB.12.000821    Abstract Also: ArXiv:quant-ph/9908024

Pavičić, M. (1995a), Preselection with Certainty of Photons in a Singlet State from a Set of Independent Photons, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 34, 1653-1665 (1995).     DOI: 10.1007/BF00676279    Abstract

Pavičić, M. and J. Summhammer (1994), Interferometry with Two Pairs of Spin Correlated Photons, Physical Review Letters, 73, 3191-3194 (1994).     DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.73.3191    Abstract. Also: ArXiv:abs/1008.0078

Pavičić, M. (1994), Spin Correlated Interferometry for Polarized and Unpolarized Photons on a Beam Splitter, Physical Review, A 50, 3486-3491 (1994).     DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.50.3486    Abstract. Also: ArXiv:quant-ph/9907072

Pavičić, M. (1993c), Non-Ordered Quantum Logic and Its Yes-No Representation, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 32, 1481-1505 (1993).     DOI: 10.1007/BF00672851    Abstract

Pavičić, M. (1993b), Probabilistic Forcing in Quantum Logic, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 32, 1965-1979(1993).     DOI: 10.1007/BF00979518    Abstract

Pavičić, M. (1993a), On a Formal Difference between the Individual and Statistical Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics, Physics Letters, A 174, 353-357 (1993).     DOI:    Abstract

Pavičić, M. (1992b), Bibliography on Quantum Logics and Related Structures, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 31, 373-461 (1992).     DOI: 10.1007/BF00739999    Abstract

Pavičić, M. (1992a), A New Axiomatization of Unified Quantum Logic, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 31, 1753-1766 (1992).     DOI: 10.1007/BF00671784    Abstract

Pavičić, M. (1990c), Quantum Malus Law for Composite Systems as a Hidden-Variable Theory, Physical Review, D 42, 3594-3595 (1990).     DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevD.42.3594

Pavičić, M. (1990b), A Theory of Deduction for Quantum Mechanics, Nuova Critica, I-II, (Nuova Serie), Quaderno 13-14, 109-129 (1990).

Pavičić, M. (1990a), A Relative Frequency Criterion for the Repeatability of Quantum Measurements, Nuovo Cimento, 105 B, 1103-1112 (1990);     DOI: 10.1007/BF02827319    Errata, Nuovo Cimento, 106 B, 105-106 (1991).     DOI: 10.1007/BF02723132

Pavičić, M. (1989), Unified Quantum Logic, Foundations of Physics, 19, 999-1016 (1989).     DOI: 10.1007/BF01883153

Pavičić, M. (1987a), Minimal Quantum Logic with Merged Implications, International Journal of Theoretical Physics, 26, 845-852 (1987).     DOI: 10.1007/BF00669413   

Pavičić, M. (1987), Complex Gaussians and the Pauli Non-Uniqueness, Physics Letters A 122, 280-282 (1987).     DOI: 10.1016/0375-9601(87)90823-1

Pavičić, M. (1986), When Do Position and Momentum Distributions Determine the Quantum Mechanical State?, Physics Letters A 118, 5-7 (1986).     DOI: 10.1016/0375-9601(86)90522-0