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Quantization of Lagrangians for Charges in an External Field

CF Hayes and CD Craig

Australian Journal of Physics 23(6) 951 - 952
Published: 1970


Generally Lagrangians in classical mechanics depend on the coordinates and velocities of the particles at one instant of time. Obviously such an approach assumes that all interactions are instantaneous, and hence that the field has an infinite velocity

© CSIRO 1970

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