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quantum field theory

in A Dictionary of Physics

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2009 | ISBN: 9780199233991
Published online January 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780191726798
quantum field theory

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A quantum-mechanical theory applied to systems that have an infinite number of degrees of freedom. In quantum field theories, particles

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Subjects: Physics

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