Accession Number:

AD0649663

Title:

PATH INTEGRALS IN POLAR COORDINATES: CHARGED PARTICLES IN A UNIFORM MAGNETIC FIELD.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

WATERVLIET ARSENAL N Y

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

The statistical density matrix for a system of charged particles in a uniform magnetic field is derived by Feymans path integral method. The integrations over all paths are directly carried out by use of cylindrical coordinates. As limiting cases, the density matrices for free particles, rigid rotators, and harmonic oscillators are also discussed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Nuclear Physics and Elementary Particle Physics
  • Plasma Physics and Magnetohydrodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE