Current Density Operators in Relativistic Quantum Mechanics

  • F. Coester
Part of the Few-Body Systems book series (FEWBODY, volume 15)


Within the framework of Poincaré covariant relativistic quantum mechanics the dynamics generates fully covariant conserved currents from current density operators that are covariant under the kinematic subgroup. Simple toy models provide convenient comparisons of the qualitative features generated by different forms of kinematics.


Form Factor Mass Operator Relativistic Quantum Mechanic Impulse Current Internal Momentum 
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  • F. Coester
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  1. 1.Physics DivisionArgonne National LabArgonneUSA

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