Contextuality and Expressivity of Non-locality

Sacha Huriot-Tattegrain
(ENS-Paris Saclay France)
Mehdi Mhalla
(Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, Grenoble INP, LIG, F-38000 Grenoble Franc)

Contextuality is often referred to as a generalization of non-locality. In this work, using the hypergraph approach for contextuality we show how to associate a contextual scenario to a general k-partite non local game, and consider the reverse direction: how and when is it possible to represent a general contextuality scenario as a non local game. Using the notion of conditional contextuality, we show that it is possible to embed any contextual scenario in a two players non local game. We also discuss different equivalences of contextuality scenarios and show that the construction used in the proof is not optimal by giving a simpler bipartite non local game when the contextual scenario is a graph instead of a general hypergraph.

In Benoît Valiron, Shane Mansfield, Pablo Arrighi and Prakash Panangaden: Proceedings 17th International Conference on Quantum Physics and Logic (QPL 2020), Paris, France, June 2 - 6, 2020, Electronic Proceedings in Theoretical Computer Science 340, pp. 160–173.
Published: 6th September 2021.

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