Maximal symmetries on potentials and gauge invariance

  • J. Beckers
  • V. Hussin
Session V — Elementary Particles, Grand-unifaction, Gauce Theories
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 180)


Subsymmetries of relativistic potentials are classified under the kinematical groups of associated constant electromagnetic fields. A maximal character on symmetries of potentials is obtained leading to maximal symmetries of the corresponding wave equations with interaction.


Wave Equation Symmetry Group Gauge Transformation Gauge Invariance Invariance Condition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Beckers
    • 1
  • V. Hussin
    • 1
  1. 1.Physique théorique et mathématique Institut de Physique au Sart TilmanUniversité de LiègeBelgique

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