Lettere al Nuovo Cimento (1971-1985)

, Volume 44, Issue 3, pp 140–144

A Majorana-Oppenheimer formulation of quantum electrodynamics

  • E. Giannetto

DOI: 10.1007/BF02746912

Cite this article as:
Giannetto, E. Lett. Nuovo Cimento (1985) 44: 140. doi:10.1007/BF02746912


It is shown that, according to suggestions by Majorana and Oppenheimer, it is possible to formulate quantum electrodynamics in terms of the same formalism in a Dirac’s electron theory, thus giving a more direct physical interpretation to the quantum field which describes the photon.


12.20 Quantum electrodynamics 

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© Società Italiana di Fisica 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. Giannetto
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Fisica dell’ UniversitàCatania

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