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The Resource Particle accelerators, colliders, and the story of high energy physics : charming the cosmic snake, Raghavan Jayakumar

Particle accelerators, colliders, and the story of high energy physics : charming the cosmic snake, Raghavan Jayakumar

Label
Particle accelerators, colliders, and the story of high energy physics : charming the cosmic snake
Title
Particle accelerators, colliders, and the story of high energy physics
Title remainder
charming the cosmic snake
Statement of responsibility
Raghavan Jayakumar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jayakumar, Raghavan
Dewey number
539.7/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC787.P3
LC item number
J39 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Particle accelerators
  • Particles (Nuclear physics)
  • Collisions (Nuclear physics)
Label
Particle accelerators, colliders, and the story of high energy physics : charming the cosmic snake, Raghavan Jayakumar
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The expanding universe of particles -- The spark that broke the atom -- Nature's own accelerator -- Cracking the nucleus -- The spiral path to nirvana -- Then it rained particles -- Rings of earth: the synchrotron -- The next generation: supersynchrotrons -- Linear accelerators, the straight story -- The lotus posture, symmetry, gauge theories, and the standard model -- Collision course -- Particle detector experiments -- The snake charmer: the Large Hadron Collider
Control code
2011939790
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 222 p.
Isbn
9783642220630
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011939790
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn741541278
Label
Particle accelerators, colliders, and the story of high energy physics : charming the cosmic snake, Raghavan Jayakumar
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
The expanding universe of particles -- The spark that broke the atom -- Nature's own accelerator -- Cracking the nucleus -- The spiral path to nirvana -- Then it rained particles -- Rings of earth: the synchrotron -- The next generation: supersynchrotrons -- Linear accelerators, the straight story -- The lotus posture, symmetry, gauge theories, and the standard model -- Collision course -- Particle detector experiments -- The snake charmer: the Large Hadron Collider
Control code
2011939790
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 222 p.
Isbn
9783642220630
Isbn Type
(hbk. : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2011939790
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn741541278

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