Hilbert Space II and the “Ghost” States of Pauli and Källén

  • W. Heisenberg
Part of the Gesammelte Werke / Collected Works book series (HEISENBERG, volume A / 3)


The following note is intended to be a comment on the paper of Kortel, Mitter and the author [1], which has been reported at the conference, and the discussion of Pauli[2] on the « ghosts » discovered in the model of Lee[3].


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  1. [1]
    W. Heisenberg, F. Kortel and H. Mitter: Zeits. f. Naturf., 10a, 425 (1955);Google Scholar
  2. [1a]
    compare also AV. Heisenberg: Nachr. Alad. Wiss. Göttingen, n. 8, 111 (1953).MathSciNetGoogle Scholar
  3. [2]
    W. Pauli: this issue, pag. 703.Google Scholar
  4. [3]
    T. D. Lee: Phys. Rev., 95, 1329 (1954).CrossRefzbMATHGoogle Scholar
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    W. Pauli and G. Källén: Dan. Mat. Fys. Medd., 30, No. 7 (1955).Google Scholar
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    L. D. Landau: Niels Bohr and the development of Physics (London, 1955), p. 52.Google Scholar
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    W. Heisenberg: Zeits. f. Phys., 144, 1 (1956).CrossRefzbMATHMathSciNetGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Heisenberg
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  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für PhysikGöttingenDeutschland

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