A topological interpretation of quantum theory and elementary particle structure
(1) Department of Theoretical Physics, Ulyanovsk State University, L. Tolstoy Str. 42, Ulyanovsk, Russia
We present a new concept of topological and geometric interpretation of quantum mechanics. A special choice of geometric markers makes it possible to connect quantum mechanics with a topological interpretation of the electric charge and to build an electrodynamics with integer-valued point charges. The electric charge gains the status of a topological charge in the form of a geometrically distinguished region of the physical space with nonzero curvature. We introduce a topological interpretation of particles and compare it with elementary particle properties. A topological interpretation of the baryonic charge is suggested.
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