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David

Darling

PARTICLE PHYSICS

  • accelerator
  • alpha particle
  • angular momentum
  • angular momentum quantum number
  • annihilation
  • antimatter
  • antiparticle
  • ATLAS particle detector
  • atom
  • atomic mass
  • atomic mass unit
  • atomic number
  • axion

  • background
  • barn
  • baryogenesis
  • baryon
  • baryon degenerate matter
  • beta decay
  • beta particle
  • betatron
  • B-meson
  • Bose-Einstein statistics
  • boson
  • bosonic string theory
  • branching ratio
  • brane
  • bubble chamber

  • Cabibbo angle
  • Calabi-Yau space
  • carrier particle
  • Casimir effect
  • center-of-mass energy
  • Cerenkov radiation
  • CERN
  • charge
  • charge conjugation
  • charm
  • charmed particle
  • charmonium
  • chronon
  • cloud chamber
  • Cockcroft, John Douglas (1897-1967)
  • color charge
  • color force
  • complimentarity
  • Compton effect
  • conservation law
  • cosmic rays
  • cosmic string
  • coupling constant
  • CP violation
  • CPT theorem
  • cross-section
  • cyclotron
  • cyclotron radiation

  • D meson
  • degenerate electron pressure
  • degenerate matter
  • degenerate neutron pressure
  • Dirac string trick
  • double beta decay

  • Einstein and the photoelectric effect
  • electromagnetic field
  • electromagnetic radiation
  • electromagnetism
  • electron
  • electron degenerate matter
  • electron volt
  • electroweak force
  • electroweak theory
  • exclusion principle
  • exotic matter

  • Fermi-Dirac statistics
  • fermion
  • Feynman diagram
  • fine structure constant
  • flavor
  • fundamental particle

  • gamma rays
  • gauge boson
  • gauge theory
  • gluon
  • grand unified theory
  • graviton
  • gravity

  • hadron
  • half-life
  • Hawking radiation
  • helicity
  • hidden dimensions
  • hidden variables theory
  • Higgs boson
  • Hilbert space
  • hyperon

  • isotopic spin

  • Kaluza-Klein theory
  • K-meson

  • Large Hadron Collider
  • lepton
  • lepton flavor violation
  • linear accelerator

  • magnetic monopole
  • many worlds interpretation
  • mass-energy relationship
  • meson
  • mirror matter
  • M-theory
  • muon

  • neutralino
  • neutrino
  • neutrino oscillation
  • neutron
  • non-baryonic matter
  • nucleon
  • nucleus

  • orbital

  • parity
  • Pauli exclusion principle
  • photon
  • pion
  • Planck and the origins of quantum theory
  • pair production
  • Planck constant
  • Planck length
  • Planck time
  • Planck's quantum principle
  • positron
  • positronium
  • proton

  • quantum
  • quantum chromodynamics
  • quantum dimensions
  • quantum electrodynamics
  • quantum field theory
  • quantum gravity
  • quantum mechanics
  • quantum theory, origins
  • quantum vacuum
  • quark
  • quintessence

  • Schrödinger equation
  • solar neutrino problem
  • spin
  • spinor
  • squark
  • Standard Model
  • strange particle
  • strangeness
  • string
  • string theory
  • strong force
  • supergravity
  • superparticle
  • superpartners
  • superstring theory
  • supersymmetric standard model
  • supersymmetry
  • synchrotron
  • synchrotron radiation

  • tau lepton
  • time reversal

  • uncertainty principle
  • unified field theory

  • vacuum energy density
  • virtual particle

  • wave mechanics
  • wavefunction
  • wave-particle duality
  • weak force
  • wire chamber

  • X-rays

  • Z-boson
  • zero-point energy