Interference and Corpuscular Light


IN the new wave theory of matter (Einstein, L. de Broglie, Schrödinger), the material point is conceived as a singularity in a wave. More precisely, in the absence of any field of force, the wave phenomenon called ‘material point’ is represented by a sinusoïdal solution of the equation:

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DE BROGLIE, L. Interference and Corpuscular Light. Nature 118, 441–442 (1926).

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