# The Nature of the electron

@article{Hu2004TheNO, title={The Nature of the electron}, author={Qiuhong Hu}, journal={Physics Essays}, year={2004}, volume={17}, pages={442-458} }

Through investigating history, evolution of the concept, and development in the theories of electrons, I am convinced that what was missing in our understanding of the electron is a structure, into which all attributes of the electron could be incorporated in a selfconsistent way. It is hereby postulated that the topological structure of the electron is a closed two-turn helix (a so-called Hubius Helix) that is generated by circulatory motion of a mass-less particle at the speed of light. A…

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