Quantised Singularities in the Electromagnetic Field

@article{Dirac1931QuantisedSI,
  title={Quantised Singularities in the Electromagnetic Field},
  author={Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac},
  journal={Proceedings of The Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences},
  year={1931},
  volume={133},
  pages={60-72}
}
  • P. Dirac
  • Published 1931
  • Mathematics
  • Proceedings of The Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences
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