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Particle physics and the universe

proceedings of the 9th Adriatic Meeting, Sept. 2003, Dubrovnik
  • 493 Pages
  • 3.29 MB
  • English
Springer , Berlin, New York
Particles (Nuclear physics) -- Congresses, Nuclear astrophysics -- Congresses, Cosmology -- Congr
StatementJ. Trampetić, J. Wess (eds.) ; Rudjer Bošković Institute, Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften e.V.
SeriesSpringer proceedings in physics,, 98, Springer proceedings in physics ;, v. 98.
ContributionsTrampetić, J., Wess, Julius., Institut Ruđer Bošković., Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften.
LC ClassificationsQC793 .A35 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 493 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3315525M
ISBN 103540228039
LC Control Number2004109784

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The challenge of particle physics is to discover what the universe is made of and how it works. The focus of the contributions contained in this proceedings is the interplay between cosmology, astroparticle physics and particle physics, both from the theoretical and experimental point of view.

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by NTU-CTP. Particle Physics and the Universe Proceedings of the 9th Adriatic meeting, Sept. Dubrovnik. Editors: Trampetic, Josip, Wess, Julius (Eds.) Free Preview. Buy this book eBook ,99 € price for Spain (gross) Buy eBook ISBN ; Digitally watermarked, DRM-free. The Physics of the Universe - Glossary of Terms.

A particle of 2 protons and 2 neutrons (essentially a helium nucleus) that is emitted by an unstable radioactive nucleus during radioactive is a relatively low-penetration particle due to its comparatively.

The point of doing fundamental particle physics is – like great art – not specifically to improve our material wellbeing, but to enrich our understanding and appreciation of our place in the.atomic particles and to understand the nature of our Universe. The science of this study is called Particle Physics, Elementary Particle Physics or sometimes High Energy Physics (HEP).

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