Linear plane wave solutions of the Yang-Mills theory

Fulvio Melia, Shui yin Lo

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Abstract

A subset of solutions to the Yang-Mills equations is found to consist of plane waves that can be linearly superposed. This indicates that a sourceless Yang-Mills gauge particle can have some of the usual properties of a photon.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)71-72
Number of pages2
JournalPhysics Letters B
Volume77
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 17 1978
Externally publishedYes

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Linear plane wave solutions of the Yang-Mills theory. / Melia, Fulvio; Lo, Shui yin.

In: Physics Letters B, Vol. 77, No. 1, 17.07.1978, p. 71-72.

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Melia, Fulvio ; Lo, Shui yin. / Linear plane wave solutions of the Yang-Mills theory. In: Physics Letters B. 1978 ; Vol. 77, No. 1. pp. 71-72.
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