An Introduction to the Standard Model of Particle Physics by W. N. Cottingham, D. A. Greenwood

By W. N. Cottingham, D. A. Greenwood

The recent variation of this introductory graduate textbook offers a concise yet obtainable advent to the traditional version. it's been up-to-date to account for the successes of the idea of sturdy interactions, and the observations on matter-antimatter asymmetry. It has turn into transparent that neutrinos are usually not mass-less, and this ebook offers a coherent presentation of the phenomena and the speculation that describes them. It contains an account of growth within the conception of robust interactions and of advances in neutrino physics. The publication sincerely develops the theoretical innovations from the electromagnetic and vulnerable interactions of leptons and quarks to the powerful interactions of quarks. every one bankruptcy ends with difficulties, and tricks to chose difficulties are supplied on the finish of the booklet. The mathematical remedies are compatible for graduates in physics, and extra refined mathematical rules are constructed within the textual content and appendices.

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