REAL SPINOR FIELDS.

@article{Hestenes1967REALSF,
  title={REAL SPINOR FIELDS.},
  author={David Hestenes},
  journal={Journal of Mathematical Physics},
  year={1967},
  volume={8},
  pages={798-808}
}
  • D. Hestenes
  • Published 1967
  • Physics
  • Journal of Mathematical Physics
The Dirac equation is expressed entirely in terms of geometrical quantities by providing a geometrical interpretation for the (−1)½ which appears explicitly in the Dirac equation. In the modification of the Dirac electron theory which ensues, the (−1)½ appears as the generator of rotations in the spacelike plane orthogonal to the plane containing the electron current and spin vectors. This amounts to a further ``relativistic'' constraint on the spinor theory and so may be expected to have… 
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