From Ultra Rays to Astroparticles: A Historical Introduction to Astroparticle Physics

From Ultra Rays to Astroparticles: A Historical Introduction to Astroparticle Physics

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789400754218
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 12/29/2012
Edition description: 2012
Pages: 346
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

1 Introduction.-.- 2 From the discovery of radioactivity to first accelerator experiments.-3 Development of Cosmology:From a Static Universe to Accelerated Expansion.-4 Evolution of Astrophysics5.1 Introduction and General Overview.- 5 Development of Ultra High-Energy Cosmic Ray Research.- 6 Very-High Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy.-7 Search for the neutrino mass and low energy neutrino astronomy.-8 From Particle Physics to Astroparticle Physics: Proton Decay and the Rise of Non-Accelerator Physics.- 10 From Waves to Particle Tracks and Quantum Probabilities.-A Timetable.- B Nobel prizes.- C Textbooks.- C.1 Textbooks 1987–2012.- C.2 Textbooks 1962–1986.- C.3 Textbooks 1937–1961.- C.4 Textbooks 1912–1936.- D Books in History of Physics

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