Crystals, Critical Fields, Collision Points, and a QED Analogue of Hawking Radiation

  • Ulrik I. UggerhøjEmail author
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During the penetration of a crystal close to a crystallographic direction, the trajectory of the penetrating particle—due to the sequence of binary encounters—becomes indistinguishable from the trajectory obtained from ‘smearing’ (averaging) the charges along the string or plane, see Fig. 1.


Black Hole Critical Field Lorentz Factor Radiation Emission Compton Wavelength 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Physics and AstronomyAarhus UniversityAarhusDenmark

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