Foundations of Physics

, Volume 9, Issue 1–2, pp 27–54 | Cite as

A diffusion model for the Dirac equation

  • Leon Bess


In previous work the author was able to derive the Schrödinger equation by an analytical approach built around a physical model that featured a special diffusion process in an ensemble of particles. In the present work, this approach is extended to include the derivation of the Dirac equation. To do this, the physical model has to be modified to make provision for intrinsic electric and magnetic dipoles to be associated with each ensemble particle.


Analytical Approach Diffusion Process Physical Model Diffusion Model Dirac Equation 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Leon Bess
    • 1
  1. 1.Nuclear Physics Laboratory, Physics DepartmentRutgers UniversityNew Brunswick

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