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Phase (or gauge) invariance and new field-free Aharonov-Bohm effects

  • G. SpavieriEmail author
Atomic Physics

Abstract.

The criteria for phase invariance of quantum effects of the Aharonov-Bohm (AB) type are revised. Gauge invariance, duality and other properties of the electromagnetic interaction lead to new field-free quantum effects of the AB type for interfering beams of particles with opposite charges or magnetic dipole moments.

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Spectroscopy Neural Network State Physics Complex System Dipole Moment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Centro de Física Fundamental, Facultad de Ciencias Universidad de Los AndesMéridaVenezuela

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