In this thesis we study the Feshbach-Villars equations for spin zero particles. The Feshbach-Villars equations are derived from the Klein-Gordon equation. Unlike the Klein-Gordon equation, the Feshbach-Villars equations appear in Hamiltonian form. This requires a reinterpretation of the Feshbach-Villars wave function which pose challenges for determining numerical solutions which are overcome by calculating the Green's operator in a Coulomb-Sturmian basis.
|School:||California State University, Long Beach|
|School Location:||United States -- California|
|Source:||MAI 51/05M(E), Masters Abstracts International|
|Subjects:||Quantum physics, Physics, Theoretical physics|
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