Is gauge fixing of constrained systems necessary?


Muslih S., Guler Y.

NUOVO CIMENTO DELLA SOCIETA ITALIANA DI FISICA B-GENERAL PHYSICS RELATIVITY ASTRONOMY AND MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS AND METHODS, vol.113, no.3, pp.277-289, 1998 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 113 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Title of Journal : NUOVO CIMENTO DELLA SOCIETA ITALIANA DI FISICA B-GENERAL PHYSICS RELATIVITY ASTRONOMY AND MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS AND METHODS
  • Page Numbers: pp.277-289

Abstract

Singular systems are investigated by the canonical method and it is shown that gauge fixing, which is an essential procedure to study singular systems by Dirac's method, is not necessary. Two examples are studied.