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particle physics

[′pärd·ə·kəl ¦fiz·iks]
(physics)
The branch of physics concerned with understanding the properties and behavior of elementary particles, especially through study of collisions or decays involving energies of hundreds of megaelectronvolts or more. Also known as high-energy physics.
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Susskind, "Localized shocks," Journal of High Energy Physics, vol.
Gripaios, "Modified gravity via spontaneous symmetry breaking," Journal of High Energy Physics, vol.
Wang, "Light dark matter and Z' dark force at colliders," Journal of High Energy Physics, vol.
Part II applies these techniques to relativistic simulations and presents the results of such simulations for neutron star-neutron star and neutron star-black hole binaries, black hole formation, instability of relativistic objects, and higher-dimensional high energy physics. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)
The scholars have worked in multifarious fields of biotechnology, food sciences, animal nutrition, bio chemistry, nano technology, plasma physics, cell biology, civil & environmental engineering, fisheries, pharmaceutical chemistry, high energy physics, leadership, culture & social preferences, geophysics, mathematics, computer sciences, business education, social sciences, humanities, environmental sciences and other disciplines.
German and Swiss physicists from various institutions in the Helmholtz Alliance describe the current state and driving questions in high energy physics now that the Large Hadron Collider at CERN is operating.
Majority of the neutrinos will pass straight through, but the few that do collide with atoms will be picked up by the huge telescope.he detector's discoveries may facilitate research in dark matter and high energy physics.
The other five program offices are basic energy sciences, biological and environmental sciences, advanced scientific computing research, high energy physics, and nuclear physics.
The fabrication of the next generation of particle accelerators for high energy physics will require the development of new niobium-tin/copper superconductors able to carry extremely high current densities at high magnetic fields.
The experiment was performed by members of the TOPAZ detector group at the TRISTAN particle accelerator of the National Laboratory for High Energy Physics in Tsukuba, Japan.
Research in high energy physics not only advances our understanding of the universe, but is also critical to maintaining American leadership in science, said Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar.
Zheng, "Scalar dark matter: real vs complex," Journal of High Energy Physics, vol.

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