Formal quantum theory of electronic rays

G. Dattoli, L. Giannessi, C. Mari, M. Richetta, A. Torre

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A quantum theory of charged beam propagation in transport magnetic structures is developed. The time coordinate of quantum mechanics is replaced by the propagation coordinate and the beam emittance takes the place of Planck's constant. Coherent beam distributions are also discussed. © 1992.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)175 - 180
Number of pages6
JournalOptics Communications
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1 Feb 1992
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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Dattoli, G., Giannessi, L., Mari, C., Richetta, M., & Torre, A. (1992). Formal quantum theory of electronic rays. Optics Communications, 87(4), 175 - 180.