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Statistical Physics of Particles- Mehran Kardar

Statistical Physics of Particles- 2007- Mehran Kardar

Statistical physics has its origins in attempts to describe the thermal properties of matter in terms of its constituent particles, and has played a fundamental role in the development of quantum mechanics. 139 more words

Physics

Particle and Astroparticle Physics- Utpal Sarkar

Particle and Astroparticle Physics- 2008- Utpal Sarkar

From superstring theory to models with extra dimensions to dark matter and dark energy, a range of theoretically stimulating ideas have evolved for physics beyond the standard model. 241 more words

Physics

Modern Particle Physics

Modern Particle Physics by Mark Thomson

“Unique in its coverage of all aspects of modern particle physics, this textbook provides a clear connection between the theory and recent experimental results, including the discovery of the Higgs boson at CERN. 173 more words

Physics

Nuclear and Particle Physics: An Introduction

Nuclear and Particle Physics: An Introduction

An accessible introduction to nuclear and particle physics with equal coverage of both topics, this text covers all the standard topics in particle and nuclear physics thoroughly and provides a few extras, including chapters on experimental methods; applications of nuclear physics including fission, fusion and biomedical applications; and unsolved problems for the future. 65 more words

Physics

Global Polythiophene Market By Analysis, Application, Size, Production, Share, Consumption, Trends and Forecast 2018-2025

The new research from Global QYResearch on Global Polythiophene Market Report for 2018 intends to offer target audience with the fresh outlook on market and fill in the knowledge gaps with the help of processed information and opinions from industry experts. 1,244 more words

Chemical & Material

The Smallest Thing There Is

The science of quantum physics, or the world of the very small.
By Douglas Duncan

Did you ever ask as a child, “What is the very smallest thing that there is?”, or “How small can something be before it becomes nothing?” Asking those two questions usually give rise to the grander third one, “What is the opposite of the universe?” Well, it is just a theory at this point, as there is currently no technological way of observing; but quantum physicists now theorize that the at the very bottom of the ladder, is nothing more than vibrating bits of oscillating waves, that for now, can only be described as ‘strings’. 644 more words

Rambling

Particle Physicist Interview

Please tell us about your work

On Friday, January 3 at about 5 a.m. Central Standard Time, Onne Peters was on a control room shift for Fermilab’s DZero detector when he saw something that wasn’t right: hot cells, or excess jets, appearing in the detector’s calorimeter. 855 more words

Research/PhD