Particle Physics / Edition 3

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Particle Physics is the study of the fundamental constituents of matter and the forces between them.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470032947
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 12/9/2008
  • Series: Manchester Physics Series
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 460
  • Sales rank: 933,337
  • Product dimensions: 6.60 (w) x 9.50 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

1 Some Basic Concepts 1
2 Leptons and the Weak Interaction 27
3 Quarks and Hadrons 51
4 Experimental Methods 75
5 Space-Time Symmetries 117
6 The Quark Model 147
7 QCD, Jets and Gluons 179
8 Weak Interactions: Quarks and Leptons 217
9 Weak Interactions: Electroweak Unification 249
10 Discrete Symmetries: C, P, CP and CPT 279
11 Beyond the Standard Model 307 A Relativistic Kinematics 335 B Amplitudes and Cross-Sections 343 C The Isospin Formalism 359 D Gauge Theories 369 E Tables of Particle Properties 395 F Solutions to Problems 403 References 433 Index 435
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