Quantum Electrodynamics

Quantum Electrodynamics : Volume 4

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Several significant additions have been made to the second edition, including the operator method of calculating the bremsstrahlung cross-section, the calcualtion of the probabilities of photon-induced pair production and photon decay in a magnetic field, the asymptotic form of the scattering amplitudes at high energies, inelastic scattering of electrons by hadrons, and the transformation of electron-positron pairs into hadrons.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 672 pages
  • 172.72 x 240.28 x 39.88mm | 993g
  • Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0750633719
  • 9780750633710
  • 456,291

Table of contents

Prefaces; Introduction; Photons; Bosons; Fermions; Particles in an external field; Radiation; Scattering of radiation; Invariant perturbation theory; Interaction of electrons; Radiative corrections; Electrodynamics of hadrons; Index.
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Several significant additions have been made to the second edition, including the operator method...
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"The treatment is thorough.. it is careful without being pedantic; and it is well supplied with applications to experimental situations...excellent value." --Physics Bulletin
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