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# Atomic Physics and Quantum Electrodynamics in the Infinite Momentum Frame

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## Abstract

Over the past few years it has been shown that the use of an “infinite momentum” Lorentz frame^{1} has remarkable advantages for calculations in elementary particle physics and field theory, especially in the areas of current algebra sum rules,^{2} parton models, ^{3,4} and eikonal scattering.^{5,6} One important advantage is that it allows a straightforward application of the impulse and incoherence approximations familiar in nonrelativistic atomic and nuclear physics to relativistic field theory and bound state problems.

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Counter Term Lorentz Frame Feynman Amplitude Ladder Graph Vertex Insertion
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