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Photon spin

  1. Dec 16, 2008 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    do photons have spin ??

    2. Relevant equations
    no equations

    3. The attempt at a solution
    just wondering about the answer :
    no it would have spin but never more than i status as i guess
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  3. Dec 16, 2008 #2


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    Photons have unitary spin and are therefore bosons.
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