author={Gerald V. Dunne},
  journal={International Journal of Modern Physics A},
  • G. Dunne
  • Published 7 February 2012
  • Physics
  • International Journal of Modern Physics A
On this 75th anniversary of the publication of the Heisenberg–Euler paper on the full nonperturbative one-loop effective action for quantum electrodynamics I review their paper and discuss some of the impacts it has had on quantum field theory. 
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