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The length of the 4-vector p, is a Lorentz invariant quantity which is characteristic

of the

) the scalar product (12.5) gives the energy of the

The length of the 4-vector p, is a Lorentz invariant quantity which is characteristic

of the

**particle**: 2 (p → p) = (p'' p') = — : (12.5) In the rest frame of the**particle**(p = 0) the scalar product (12.5) gives the energy of the

**particle**at rest: - E' = 2 (12.6) ...Page

Since (p → p) = —m”, we see that for a free

12.72) Then the action is proportional to the integral of the proper time over the

path from the initial space-time point a to the final space-time point b. This

integral is ...

Since (p → p) = —m”, we see that for a free

**particle**y L, is a constant, yL, - – A (12.72) Then the action is proportional to the integral of the proper time over the

path from the initial space-time point a to the final space-time point b. This

integral is ...

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15.5 Weizsäcker-Williams Method of Virtual Quanta The emission of

bremsstrahlung and other processes involving the electromagnetic interaction of

relativistic

physical insight ...

15.5 Weizsäcker-Williams Method of Virtual Quanta The emission of

bremsstrahlung and other processes involving the electromagnetic interaction of

relativistic

**particles**can be viewed in a way that is very helpful in providingphysical insight ...

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Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

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Greens theorem | 14 |

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