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Foundations of Physics

, Volume 33, Issue 8, pp 1189–1205 | Cite as

Relativistic Dynamical Theory of Particle Decay and Application to K-Mesons

  • John R. Fanchi
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Abstract

The theoretical description of particle decay by a single particle theory requires the use of a probability density in time that is not present in conventional theories. The problem of single particle decay is consistently described here within the context of a single particle, relativistic dynamical theory. We derive experimentally testable differences between the standard model and Relativistic Dynamics for a two-state system: the neutral K-meson (K0) system. We show that the estimate of mass difference between the two states is theory dependent.

particle decay K-meson relativistic dynamics 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • John R. Fanchi
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  1. 1.Colorado School of MinesGolden

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