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The Resource Facts and mysteries in elementary particle physics, Martinus J.G. Veltman

Facts and mysteries in elementary particle physics, Martinus J.G. Veltman

Label
Facts and mysteries in elementary particle physics
Title
Facts and mysteries in elementary particle physics
Statement of responsibility
Martinus J.G. Veltman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Veltman, Martinus
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Particles (Nuclear physics)
Label
Facts and mysteries in elementary particle physics, Martinus J.G. Veltman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Preliminaries. Atoms, nuclei and particles -- Photons -- Antiparticles -- Mass and energy -- Events -- Electron-volts and other units -- Particle names and the Greek alphabet -- Scientific notation -- Standard model. Conservation of energy and charge -- Quantum numbers -- Color -- Electron-neutrino, electron number and crossing -- First family -- Families and forces -- Spin 1/2 particles -- Spin 1 and 2 particles -- Forces and interactions -- Classification of interactions -- Electromagnetic, weak, strong, Higgs and gravitational interactions -- Representing interactions -- Origin of quantum numbers -- Quantum mechanics. Mixing. Two-slit experiment -- Amplitude and probability -- Cabibbo and CKM mixing -- Neutrino mixing -- Particle mixing -- Energy, momentum and mass-shell. Conservation laws -- Relativity -- Relativistic invariance -- Relation E [equals] mc [squared] -- Detection. Photoelectric effect -- Bubble chambers -- Spark chambers -- Proportional wire chambers -- Accelerators and storage rings. Energy bubbles -- Accelerators -- Secondary beams -- Machine builders -- CERN neutrino experiment. Experimental set-up -- Neutrino physics -- First neutrino experiments -- Vector bosons -- Missed opportunities --Particle zoo. Bound states -- Structure of quark bound states -- Spin of a bound state -- Mesons -- Baryons -- Exotics -- Discovering quarks -- Triplets versus doublets and lepton-quark symmetry -- Particle theory. Feynman rules - Infinites -- Perturbation theory -- Renormalizability -- Weak interactions -- Compton scattering -- Neutral vector bosons -- Charmed quarks -- Higgs particle -- General Higgs couplings -- Speculations -- [Rho]-parameter -- Finding the Higgs. Quantum chromodynamics. Confinement -- Asymptotic freedom -- Scaling
Control code
ocm51586740
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 340 p.
Isbn
9789812381484
Lccn
2003042273
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-5950
Label
Facts and mysteries in elementary particle physics, Martinus J.G. Veltman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Preliminaries. Atoms, nuclei and particles -- Photons -- Antiparticles -- Mass and energy -- Events -- Electron-volts and other units -- Particle names and the Greek alphabet -- Scientific notation -- Standard model. Conservation of energy and charge -- Quantum numbers -- Color -- Electron-neutrino, electron number and crossing -- First family -- Families and forces -- Spin 1/2 particles -- Spin 1 and 2 particles -- Forces and interactions -- Classification of interactions -- Electromagnetic, weak, strong, Higgs and gravitational interactions -- Representing interactions -- Origin of quantum numbers -- Quantum mechanics. Mixing. Two-slit experiment -- Amplitude and probability -- Cabibbo and CKM mixing -- Neutrino mixing -- Particle mixing -- Energy, momentum and mass-shell. Conservation laws -- Relativity -- Relativistic invariance -- Relation E [equals] mc [squared] -- Detection. Photoelectric effect -- Bubble chambers -- Spark chambers -- Proportional wire chambers -- Accelerators and storage rings. Energy bubbles -- Accelerators -- Secondary beams -- Machine builders -- CERN neutrino experiment. Experimental set-up -- Neutrino physics -- First neutrino experiments -- Vector bosons -- Missed opportunities --Particle zoo. Bound states -- Structure of quark bound states -- Spin of a bound state -- Mesons -- Baryons -- Exotics -- Discovering quarks -- Triplets versus doublets and lepton-quark symmetry -- Particle theory. Feynman rules - Infinites -- Perturbation theory -- Renormalizability -- Weak interactions -- Compton scattering -- Neutral vector bosons -- Charmed quarks -- Higgs particle -- General Higgs couplings -- Speculations -- [Rho]-parameter -- Finding the Higgs. Quantum chromodynamics. Confinement -- Asymptotic freedom -- Scaling
Control code
ocm51586740
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 340 p.
Isbn
9789812381484
Lccn
2003042273
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ADN-5950

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