Casimir effect in source theory

  title={Casimir effect in source theory},
  author={Julian Seymour Schwinger},
  journal={Letters in Mathematical Physics},
  • J. Schwinger
  • Published 1 December 1975
  • Physics
  • Letters in Mathematical Physics
The theory of the Casimir effect, including its temperature dependence, is rederived by source theoretic methods, which do not employ the concept of zero point energy. 
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