A relativistic quantum dynamical model based on the classical string

C. E. Carlson, L. N. Chang, F. Mansouri, Jorge Willemsen

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Motivated by geometrical considerations of the string model, we construct a dynamical theory of composite particles that is Poincaré invariant in four dimensions, with no tachyons and no ghosts. The resulting physical states lie on indefinitely rising trajectories.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)377-380
Number of pages4
JournalPhysics Letters B
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 29 1974
Externally publishedYes


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  • Nuclear and High Energy Physics

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