Foundations of Physics

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

A logical explanation for quarks

  • Stanley P. Gudder
Article

Abstract

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.

Keywords

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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