Encyclopedia of Applied High Energy and Particle Physics (Encyclopedia of Applied Physics)

Encyclopedia of Applied High Energy and Particle Physics (Encyclopedia of Applied Physics)

By: Reinhard Stock (editor)Hardback

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Edited by the 1989 Leibniz prizewinner Reinhard Stock, known for his research on the early universe plasma state, this is the latest reference on this rapidly changing field and has been completely rewritten with new contributions on cosmological and astrophysical questions.

About Author

Professor Reinhard Stock has worked for many years at the Nuclear Research Centre CERN in Geneva, where he e.g. performed research on the early universe plasma state. In 1989 he was awarded the Leibniz Prize. Until now he was professor at the renowned High Energy and Particle Physics Department of the Goethe University of Frankfurt.

Contents

1. Quantum Mechanics (J.Burgdorfer, S.Rotter) 2. Special Relativity (T.Takeuchi) 3. Strong Interaction (F.Karsch, W.Vogelsang) 4. The Standard Model of Elementary Particles (J.Erler) 5. Weak Interaction (K.-I.Hikasa) 6. Particle Physics (D.Green) 7. Applied String Theory (R.Schimmrigk) 8. Neutrino Astrophysics (W.C.Haxton) 9. Nuclear Structure (J.Jolie, J.P.Davidson) 10. Nuclear Reactions (C.A. Bertulani) 11. Radioactivity (W.Loveland) 12. Particle Impact Phenomena (N.Tolk, M.Albert, J.Gregory, A.Steigerwald, T.Wade) 13. Cyclotrons (G.H.Mackenzie, P.W.Schmor, H.R.Schneider) 14. Design and Application of Cyclotrons (R.A. Baartman, R.E. Laxdal, G.H. Mackenzie) 15. Electrostatic Accelerators (D.C.Weisser) 16. Linear Accelerators (R.Jameson, J.Bisognano, P.Lapostolle) 17. Free Electron Lasers (C.Pellegrini, S.Reiche) 18. Synchrotons and Storage Rings (O.Boine-Frankenheim, H.Kobayakawa) 19. Storage Rings (J.Rohlf) 20. Targets for Particle Accelerators (B.Kindler, B.Lommel) 21. Calorimeters in Particle Physics (Ch.Fabjan) 22. Semiconductor Tracking (E.Heijne) 23. Tracking in Particle Detectors (D.Rohrich, A.Acevski, T.C.Meyer) 24. Gamma-Ray Spectrometers (A.M.Sandorfi) 25. Managing the Extreme Dataflow of LHC (N.Neufeld, D.Liko)

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9783527406913
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 854
  • ID: 9783527406913
  • weight: 1738
  • ISBN10: 3527406913

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