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Relativistic interactions in ultra-high-speed electron beams

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An exact solution of the relativistic equation of motion of an electron in the field of a hyperlight electron in a medium is given free of additional assumptions. Estimates of the time for self-contraction of electron beams are found.

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Translated from Izvestiya Vysshikh Uchebnykh Zavedenii, Fizika, No. 3, pp. 34–36, March, 1982.

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Volkova, S.N. Relativistic interactions in ultra-high-speed electron beams. Soviet Physics Journal 25, 221–223 (1982). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00891689

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  • Electron Beam
  • Exact Solution
  • Relativistic Equation
  • Additional Assumption
  • Relativistic Interaction