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On the proper choice of a Lorentz-covariant relativistic Lagrangian

Authors
  • Brizard, Alain J.
Type
Preprint
Publication Date
Dec 03, 2009
Submission Date
Dec 03, 2009
Identifiers
arXiv ID: 0912.0655
Source
arXiv
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Abstract

A proper choice for the sign of the Lorentz-covariant relativistic Lagrangian for a particle moving in an electromagnetic field is presented. This choice is based on which space-time metric is used in the representation of the relativistic particle dynamics.

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