Accession Number : AD0629763

Title :   RESEARCH ON ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND RELATIVITY THEORY.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. 1962-1965,

Corporate Author : NORTHEASTERN UNIV BOSTON MASS

Personal Author(s) : Arnowitt,Richard

Report Date : DEC 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 158

Abstract : The work described involves a number of topics in classical and quantum relativity theory including the following: (1) Examination of asymptotic properties of general relativity in the space-like asymptotic region. (2) Critique of the Hoyle-Narlikar theory. (3) Analysis of q-number coordinate transformations. (4) Study of a quantized spinor field in an external gravitational field. (5) Study of the role of rigid bodies in relativity. (6) Analysis of scattering of a gravitational wave off a mass point. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*RELATIVITY THEORY, QUANTUM THEORY), FIELD THEORY, GRAVITY, SCATTERING, TENSOR ANALYSIS, ELEMENTARY PARTICLES

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE