Origin of the Darwin Term
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The Darwin term is shown to be of a magnetic origin. It is derived from ‎the non-relativistic dynamics of a magnetic dipole moving in an external ‎electric field. The underlying effect is closely related to spin-orbit coupling.‎

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Seventh Petra School in Physics
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April 10, 2000 - April 10, 2000
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