Foundations of Physics

, Volume 12, Issue 4, pp 419–431 | Cite as

A logical explanation for quarks

  • Stanley P. Gudder


We construct a quantum logic which generates the usual quark states. It follows from this model that quarks can combine only in quark-antiquark pairs and quark (and antiquark) triples. The ground meson and baryon states are also generated and gluons are discussed.


Quantum Logic Logical Explanation Quark State Baryon State Usual Quark 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stanley P. Gudder
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  1. 1.Department of Mathematics and Computer ScienceUniversity of DenverDenver

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