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Particles and Fields
Eur. Phys. J. C 26, 609-623 (2003)
DOI: 10.1140/epjc/s2002-01026-1

Solution to the Rarita-Schwinger equations

Huang Shi-Zhong1, 2, Ruan Tu-Nan1, 2, 3, Wu Ning1, 3 and Zheng Zhi-Peng1, 3

1  CCAST (World Lab.), Beijing, 100080, P.R. China
2  Department of Modern Physics, University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei 230027, P.R. China
3  Institute of High Energy Physics, P.O. Box 918, Beijing 100039, P.R. China


(Received: 22 August 2001 / Revised version: 5 July 2002 / Published online: 9 December 2002)

Abstract
A systematical method is presented for solving the relativistic wave equations for particles of arbitrary spin. Explicit helicity relativistic wave functions for particles with arbitrary spin are derived rigorously.



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