The Dirac Sea

  • Jonathan Dimock


We give an alternate definition of the free Dirac field featuring an explicit construction of the Dirac sea. The treatment employs a semi-infinite wedge product of Hilbert spaces. We also show that the construction is equivalent to the standard Fock space construction.

Mathematics Subject Classification (2010)



Dirac sea hole theory semi-infinite wedge product 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsSUNY at BuffaloBuffaloUSA

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