International Journal of Theoretical Physics

, Volume 33, Issue 6, pp 1257–1263 | Cite as

Electromagnetic field in two-dimensional locally flat space-time

  • Kingshuk Majumdar
  • Rajkumar Roychoudhury


It is shown that an infinite-dimensional symmetry is present in two-dimensional electromagnetic field theory. The generators of the ensuing Virasoro algebra are explicitly calculated both for periodic and antiperiodic fields.


Field Theory Elementary Particle Quantum Field Theory Electromagnetic Field Electromagnetic Field Theory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kingshuk Majumdar
    • 1
  • Rajkumar Roychoudhury
    • 1
  1. 1.Electronics UnitIndian Statistical InstituteCalcuttaIndia

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