Leading radiative correction to the magnetic dipole transition probability

Gordon W. F. Drake, University of Windsor

copyright American Physical Society http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevA.9.2799


It has recently been suggested that a radiative correction of relative order ln may contribute to the 1s2sS13-1s2S01 magnetic dipole transition of the heliumlike ions. The low-frequency contributions to the correction are evaluated and shown to vanish. © 1974 The American Physical Society.