Null Plane Field Theory

  • F. Rohrlich
Conference paper
Part of the Few-Body Systems book series (FEWBODY, volume 8/1971)


The purpose of these lectures is to present a coherent and logically consistent introduction into null plane field theory starting from first principles. We are dealing here with a well known subject to which have been added many new twists. The null planes open a variety of new aspects which are only beginning to be explored, the whole topic being just a few years old. Much of the material can be found in the published literature, especially where very recent publications are included; but there will also be a number of unpublished results making their first appearance.


Commutation Relation Free Field Classical Field Theory Invariant Component Infinitesimal Transformation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Rohrlich
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  1. 1.Department of PhysicsSyracuse UniversitySyracuseUSA

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