Noncanonical quantum optics

@article{Czachor2000NoncanonicalQO,
  title={Noncanonical quantum optics},
  author={Marek Czachor},
  journal={arXiv: Quantum Physics},
  year={2000}
}
  • M. Czachor
  • Published 20 March 2000
  • Physics
  • arXiv: Quantum Physics
Modification of the right-hand-side of canonical commutation relations (CCR) naturally occurs if one considers a harmonic oscillator with indefinite frequency. Quantization of electromagnetic field by means of such a non-CCR algebra naturally removes the infinite energy of vacuum but still results in a theory which is very similar to quantum electrodynamics. An analysis of perturbation theory shows that the non-canonical theory has an automatically built-in cut-off but requires charge/mass… 
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