Particle Physics: A Very Short Introduction

Particle Physics: A Very Short Introduction

Frank Close

In Particle Physics: a really brief Introduction, best-selling writer Frank shut offers a compelling and energetic creation to the elemental debris that make up the universe. The booklet starts off with a advisor to what subject is made from and the way it developed, and is going directly to describe the attention-grabbing and state of the art thoughts used to check it. the writer discusses debris similar to quarks, electrons, and the neutrino, and unique topic and antimatter. He additionally investigates the forces of nature, accelerators and detectors, and the interesting way forward for particle physics. This ebook is key interpreting for common readers drawn to renowned technological know-how, scholars of physics, and scientists in any respect levels.

About the Series: Combining authority with wit, accessibility, and elegance, Very brief Introductions supply an creation to a few of life's best themes. Written by way of specialists for the newcomer, they show the best modern pondering the valuable difficulties and concerns in 1000's of key issues, from philosophy to Freud, quantum conception to Islam.

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