A Phase Transition of QED, Schwinger’s Proper Time Formalism; Chemical Potential and Electric Field

  • David A. Owen
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 255)


A part of the physics community has been intrigued for some time by the anomalous Mev e+e peaks produced from heavy ion scattering. Although there have been a number of attempts to explain these strange results, none has been completely satisfying.


External Field Quantum Electrodynamic Vacuum Polarization Radiative Photon Nuclear Transition 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • David A. Owen
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  1. 1.Department of PhysicsBen Gurion University of the NegevBeer ShevaIsrael

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