# Generalization of the Majorana equation for real spinors

@article{Teruel2016GeneralizationOT, title={Generalization of the Majorana equation for real spinors}, author={Gin'es R.P'erez Teruel}, journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Phenomenology}, year={2016} }

We show that the Dirac equation for real spinors can be naturally decomposed into a system of two first-order relativistic wave equations. The decomposition separates in a transparent way the real and imaginary parts of the Dirac equation by means of two algebraic differential operators, allowing to describe real spinors in any representation of the Dirac matrices maintaining the reality condition $\tilde{\Psi}=\tilde{\Psi}^{*}$ unaltered. In addition, it is shown that the Majorana wave…

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