2008

Particles and Nuclei

An Introduction to the Physical Concepts

ISBN: 978-3-540-79367-0 (Print) 978-3-540-79368-7 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XII

  2. Hors d’œuvre

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 1-7

      Hors d’œuvre

  3. Analysis: The Building Blocks of Matter

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 11-23

      Global Properties of Nuclei

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      Pages 25-40

      Nuclear Stability

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      Pages 41-52

      Scattering

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      Pages 53-71

      Geometric Shapes of Nuclei

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      Pages 73-82

      Elastic Scattering off Nucleons

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      Pages 83-96

      Deep Inelastic Scattering

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      Pages 97-111

      Quarks, Gluons, and the Strong Interaction

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      Pages 113-126

      Particle Production in e+e Collisions

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      Pages 127-150

      Phenomenology of the Weak Interaction

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      Pages 151-163

      Exchange Bosons of the Weak Interaction

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      Pages 165-168

      The Standard Model

  4. Synthesis: Composite Systems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169

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      Pages 171-187

      Quarkonia

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      Pages 189-199

      Mesons Made from Light Quarks

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      Pages 201-227

      The Baryons

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      Pages 229-243

      The Nuclear Force

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      Pages 245-284

      The Structure of Nuclei

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      Pages 285-309

      Collective Nuclear Excitations

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      Pages 311-336

      Nuclear Thermodynamics

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      Pages 337-340

      Many-Body Systems in the Strong Interaction

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 341-397