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Il Nuovo Cimento A (1965-1970)

, Volume 59, Issue 3, pp 356–376 | Cite as

A group-theoretic approach to chiral transformations

  • C. J. Isham
Article

Summary

Nonlinear transformations of meson fields under any chiral group are derived in which the fields appear as a local co-ordinate system on a differentiable manifold. The techniques are extended to include any multiplet of nucleon fields.

Keywords

Symmetric Space Transitive Action Antipodal Point Particle Field Infinitesimal Transformation 
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Riassunto

Si deducono trasformazioni non lineari di campi mesonici rispetto a qualsiasi gruppo chirale, nelle quali trasformazioni i campi compaiono come un sistema locale di coordinate su una molteplicità differenziabile. Si estendono le tecniche in modo da includere ogni multipletto di campi nucleonici.

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References

  1. (1).
    Two good reviews of these techniques areP. Chang andF. Gürsey:Phys. Rev.,164, 1752 (1967).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. (5).
    M. Gell-Mann andM. Lévy:Nuovo Cimento,16, 705 (1960).CrossRefGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Società Italiana di Fisica 1969

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. J. Isham
    • 1
  1. 1.Physics DepartmentImperial CollegeLondonUK

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