atomic particle

atomic particle

[ə′täm·ik ′pard·ə·kəl]
(atomic physics)
One of the particles of which an atom is constituted, as an electron, neutron, or proton.
References in periodicals archive ?
Dr Salam has come into lime light once again after the discovery of an atomic particle last year, which Salam had predicted some 35 years ago on the basis of his calculations.
Swiss global high-tech group Oerlikon today congratulates the CERN scientists involved in the ATLAS (A Toroidal LHC ApparatuS) and CMS (Compact Muon Spectrometer) experiments for identifying clear signs of a new atomic particle.
Secondly, you just knew life as a sub atomic particle was on the cards the moment scientists reassured us that the Large Hadron Collider would not cause the planet to eat itself from the bowels out or turn into a huge blow-up caricature of Dickie Davies.
How the Vatican nearly went to meet its maker ANGELS & Demons, the companion volume to Dan Brown's blockbuster thriller, The Da Vinci Code, opens with the discovery of a murdered physicist at the CERN atomic particle laboratory.
The GEMINI TF is the first PET system to use atomic particle time-measurements to deliver increased image quality and consistency, helping earlier disease detection in patients.
London, Dec 23 (ANI): Large Hadron Collider has discovered a new sub atomic particle called Chi_b (3P), which can provide vital clues about elusive 'God particle' or Higgs boson.
STMicroelectronics co-designed with CERN and manufactured the dedicated 'ALTRO' chip to work in conjunction with a sophisticated atomic particle detector and a 'Charpak' wire chamber the size of a big bus containing nearly 600,000 wires running across it.
fundamental atomic particle of the New World of Work.
London, June 11 (ANI): Tests recently conducted using a separate experiment called DZero have not been able to corroborate the findings claiming the discovery of a sub atomic particle.
From a gaming perspective, the goal of Binary Fission is simple - sort colored atomic particles or "quarks" in as few steps as possible.
So the company is seeking new materials or structures as options to silicon, which might include, carbon nanotubes, quantum computing (a system that depends on atomic particles called 'qubits') and neurosynaptic computing, a field of computing that simulates the human brain, among others.
Neutrinos, nature's most elusive atomic particles, could serve as a key to detecting other "suns" in the universe made of anti-matter, the opposite of the kind of matter found on earth, and in our sun.