Accession Number : AD0628256

Title :   JOINT REPORT TO AIR FORCE OFFICE OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH.

Descriptive Note : Final rept., 1 Jan-31 Dec 65,

Corporate Author : NORTH CAROLINA UNIV CHAPEL HILL INST OF FIELD PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Dewitt,Bryce S. ; Dam,H. Van

Report Date : 31 DEC 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : Summaries are given of work done in the following areas: Inner product in the cononical quantum theory of gravity; Theory of radiative corrections for non abelian gauge fields; Radiation damping in a gravitational field; Classical relativistic mechanics of interacting point particles; Asymptotic interaction angular momentum; Theorem of spinor-tensors; Conformal and projective riemann spaces; Pedagogical method in relativity theory; Photon bound states and gravitons; Effect of terms quadratic in the riemann tensor upon the field equations of general relativity; Proton-neutron mass difference; Spontaneous symmetry breakdown without massless bosons.

Descriptors :   (*MILITARY RESEARCH, REPORTS), (*GRAVITY, *RELATIVITY THEORY), (*FIELD THEORY, MATHEMATICAL MODELS), (*QUANTUM THEORY, RELATIVITY THEORY), DAMPING, INVARIANCE, ABSTRACTS, BOSONS, NEUTRONS, PROTONS, PHOTONS

Subject Categories : Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics
      Quantum Theory and Relativity

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE