Soviet Physics Journal

, Volume 25, Issue 11, pp 1040–1043 | Cite as

Polarization symmetries of relativistic wave equations

  • V. I. Strazhev
  • P. L. Shkol'nikov
Elementary Particle Physics and Field Theory


Generators of the group invariance of polarization origin U(2s + 1) are constructed for relativistic wave equations (RWE), where s is the particle spin. Particular cases of the vector (mass) and Dirac fields are examined.


Wave Equation Group Invariance Particle Spin Relativistic Wave Relativistic Wave Equation 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. I. Strazhev
    • 1
  • P. L. Shkol'nikov
    • 1
  1. 1.Belorussian Institute of Agriculture MechanizationUSSR

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