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Ukrainian Mathematical Journal

, Volume 49, Issue 12, pp 1791–1797 | Cite as

The unity of physical theory and its mathematical formalism

  • A. I. Akhiezer
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Abstract

The relation between the physical theory and its mathematical formalism is shown.

Keywords

Mathematical Formalism Maxwell Equation Physical Theory Physical Picture Mathematical Apparatus 
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