Constructing Reality: Quantum Theory and Particle Physics

Constructing Reality: Quantum Theory and Particle Physics

by John Marburger
     
 

Essential guide to the world of particle physics, providing background to the bold ideas and challenges faced by physicists today.See more details below

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Essential guide to the world of particle physics, providing background to the bold ideas and challenges faced by physicists today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781107004832
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/31/2011
Pages:
296
Sales rank:
1,347,739
Product dimensions:
9.22(w) x 6.30(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. The nature of things; 2. Matter and motion in space and time; 3. Reality large and small; 4. The language of nature; 5. More is different; 6. The machinery of particle discovery; 7. The Standard Model; 8. The proliferation of matter; 9. Epilogue: beneath reality; Appendix; References; Index.

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