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Relativistic Phase Space Arising out of the Dirac Algebra

  • D. Bohm
  • B. J. Hiley

Abstract

The spinor plays a fundamental role in the quantum theory (especially in its relativistic form) but its overall structure and physical significance are not clear.

Keywords

Dirac Equation Dirac Operator Clifford Algebra Liouville Equation Antisymmetric Tensor 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. Bohm
    • 1
  • B. J. Hiley
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Physics, Bukbeck CollegeUniversity of LondonLondonEngland

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