Soviet Physics Journal

, Volume 21, Issue 12, pp 1593–1598 | Cite as

Equations of spin motion in an external field. I

  • I. M. Ternov
  • V. R. Khalilov
  • O. S. Pavlova


Within the framework of single-particle theory for Dirac particles, quasiclassical equations of spin motion in a magnetic field are obtained. Various operators are considered for the description of the spin properties of the particles moving in the external field. As a specific example, the equations for the magnetic moment in a focusing field are solved. The resonance character of these equations is noted.


Magnetic Field External Field Spin Motion Dirac Particle Resonance Character 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. M. Ternov
    • 1
  • V. R. Khalilov
    • 1
  • O. S. Pavlova
    • 1
  1. 1.M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State UniversityUSSR

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