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By G. D. Coughlan, J. E. Dodd

This is often the second one version of a ebook that has already been good acquired as a transparent and readable creation to particle physics. It bridges the distance among conventional textbooks at the topic and the preferred debts which suppose very little history within the actual sciences at the a part of the reader. the 1st variation has been conscientiously revised all through to supply an up to date and entire assessment of this interesting topic. There also are 4 thoroughly new chapters protecting quantum gravity, super-unification, the connection among particle physics and cosmology, and superstrings. ancient advancements are mentioned, including an important contemporary experiments, and the theoretical improvement of the topic is traced from its foundations in relativity and quantum mechanics via to the very most recent theories. The ebook is meant for somebody with a history within the actual sciences who needs to profit approximately particle physics. it's going to even be of worth to scholars of physics wishing to realize an introductory review of the topic earlier than setting out to the main points of the formalism.

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