Current Aspects of Neutrino Physics

  • David O. Caldwell

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIV
  2. Boris Kayser, Rabindra N. Mohapatra
    Pages 17-38
  3. J. F. Wilkerson, R. G. H. Robertson
    Pages 39-64
  4. David O. Caldwell
    Pages 155-175
  5. V. Barger, K. Whisnant
    Pages 199-216
  6. Rabindra N. Mohapatra
    Pages 217-253
  7. Joel R. Primack, Michael A. K. Gross
    Pages 287-308
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 331-338

About this book


This book covers the currently most interesting aspects of neutrino physics written by leading experts of the field. The book starts with a history of neutrinos and then develops from the fundamentals to the direct determination of masses and lifetimes. The role of neutrinos in fundamental astrophysical problems is discussed in detail. The book gives an up-to-date overview of modern neutrino physics and is useful for scientists and graduate students alike.


Beta decay Lepton Neutrino Particle Physics Supernova astronomy cosmology early universe elementary particle observatory strong interaction universe weak interaction

Editors and affiliations

  • David O. Caldwell
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsUniversity of CaliforniaSanta BarbaraUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2001
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-07424-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-662-04597-8
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