The vacuum is not empty: fluctuations, virtual particles, Casimir forces and dark energy

  • Klaus Fredenhagen (Universität Hamburg)
Hörsaal für Theoretische Physik Universität Leipzig (Leipzig)


The concept of the vacuum is analyzed, and it is shown that the idea of an empty space is in contradiction to basic principles of quantum field theory.

19.11.13 13.10.20

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