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Particle & high-energy physics books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Particle & high-energy physics category. Presented with a red border are the Particle & high-energy physics books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Searching for New Physics in b ? s? +? ? Transitions at the LHCb Experiment by Luca Pescatore Searching for New Physics in b ? s? +? ? Transitions at the LHCb Experiment

This thesis presents two analyses of semileptonic b ? sl+l? decays using Flavour Changing Neutral Currents (FCNCs) to test for the presence of new physics and lepton flavour universality, and the equality of couplings for different leptons, which on the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Aspects of WIMP Dark Matter Searches at Colliders and Other Probes by Enrico Morgante Aspects of WIMP Dark Matter Searches at Colliders and Other Probes

This thesis covers several theoretical aspects of WIMP (weakly interacting massive particles) dark matter searches, with a particular emphasis on colliders.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/10/2017

Advanced Multipoles for Accelerator Magnets Theoretical Analysis and Their Measurement by Pierre Schnizer Advanced Multipoles for Accelerator Magnets Theoretical Analysis and Their Measurement

This monograph presents research on the transversal beam dynamics of accelerators and evaluates and describes the respective magnetic field homogeneity.
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/10/2017

Search for New Phenomena in Dijet Angular Distributions at ? s = 8 and 13 TeV by Lene Kristian Bryngemark Search for New Phenomena in Dijet Angular Distributions at ? s = 8 and 13 TeV

This thesis describes the use of the angular distributions of the most energetic dijets in data recorded by the ATLAS experiment, at CERN's Large Hadron Collider (LHC), the goal of which is to search for phenomena beyond what the current...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/10/2017

The Origin of Mass Elementary Particles and Fundamental Symmetries by John (Director of Research Emeritus, Ecole Normale Superieure) Iliopoulos The Origin of Mass Elementary Particles and Fundamental Symmetries
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The Origin of Mass is a guided tour of cosmic evolution, from tiny fractions of a second after the Big Bang to the elementary particles that we study in our accelerators today. The guiding principle of this book is a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/10/2017

Quarks, Leptons and the Big Bang, Third Edition by Jonathan Allday Quarks, Leptons and the Big Bang, Third Edition

Quarks, Leptons and The Big Bang, Third Edition, is a clear, readable and self-contained introduction to particle physics and related areas of cosmology. It bridges the gap between non-technical popular accounts and textbooks for advanced students. The book concentrates on...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/09/2017

Space Charge Physics for Particle Accelerators by Ingo Hofmann Space Charge Physics for Particle Accelerators

Understanding and controlling the physics of space charge effects in linear and circular proton and ion accelerators are essential to their operation, and to future high-intensity facilities.
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

Calorimetry Energy Measurement in Particle Physics by Richard (Professor of Physics, Texas Tech University) Wigmans Calorimetry Energy Measurement in Particle Physics
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This is a comprehensive text on a class of instruments used by scientists to study the innermost structure of matter. The author, one of the world's leading experts in this field, describes the principles of operation, the factors determining performance,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 21/09/2017

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Engineering of Scintillation Materials and Radiation Technologies Proceedings of ISMART 2016 by Mikhail Korzhik Engineering of Scintillation Materials and Radiation Technologies Proceedings of ISMART 2016

This volume provides a broad overview of the latest achievements in scintillator development, from theory to applications, and aiming for a deeper understanding of fundamental processes, as well as the discovery and availability of components for the production of new...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/11/2017

Measurement of the Antineutrino Double-Differential Charged-Current Quasi-Elastic Scattering Cross Section at MINERvA by Cheryl E. Patrick Measurement of the Antineutrino Double-Differential Charged-Current Quasi-Elastic Scattering Cross Section at MINERvA

? This thesis represents the first double differential measurement of quasi-elastic anti-neutrino scattering in the few GeV range--a region of substantial theoretical and experimental interest as it is the kinematic region where studies of charge-parity (CP) violation in the neutrino...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2017

Evolution of Silicon Sensor Technology in Particle Physics by Frank Hartmann Evolution of Silicon Sensor Technology in Particle Physics

This informative monograph describes the technological evolution of silicon detectors and their impact on high energy particle physics. The author here marshals his own first-hand experience in the development and also the realization of the DELPHI, CDF II and the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/12/2017

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A Map of the Invisible Journeys into Particle Physics by Jonathan Butterworth A Map of the Invisible Journeys into Particle Physics

Beautifully illustrated, with charts and maps offering an inventive visual glossary as the journey progresses, A Map of the Invisible provides an essential introduction to our world, and to particle physics.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/09/2017

A Map of the Invisible Journeys into Particle Physics by Jonathan Butterworth A Map of the Invisible Journeys into Particle Physics

Beautifully illustrated, with gradually evolving maps offering an inventive visual glossary as the journey progresses, A Map of the Invisible provides an essential introduction to our world, and to particle physics.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/09/2017

Higgs Properties at the LHC Implications for the Standard Model and for Cosmology by Jason Tsz Shing Yue Higgs Properties at the LHC Implications for the Standard Model and for Cosmology

This thesis studies the properties of the Higgs particle, discovered at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) in 2012, in order to elucidate its role in electroweak symmetry breaking and cosmological phase transition in the early universe.
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/09/2017

The Anomalous Magnetic Moment of the Muon by Friedrich Jegerlehner The Anomalous Magnetic Moment of the Muon

This research monograph covers extensively the theory of the muon anomalous magnetic moment and provides estimates of the theoretical uncertainties.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Emission of Radio Waves in Particle Showers Validation of Microscopic Simulations with the SLAC T-510 Experiment and their Potential in the Future Square Kilometre Array by Anne Zilles Emission of Radio Waves in Particle Showers Validation of Microscopic Simulations with the SLAC T-510 Experiment and their Potential in the Future Square Kilometre Array

This thesis offers the first laboratory validation of microscopic simulations of radio emission from particle showers, including a detailed description of the simulation study.
Format: Hardback - Released: 16/08/2017

CMS Pixel Detector Upgrade and Top Quark Pole Mass Determination by Simon Spannagel CMS Pixel Detector Upgrade and Top Quark Pole Mass Determination

This thesis addresses two different topics, both vital for implementing modern high-energy physics experiments: detector development and data analysis. Providing a concise introduction to both the standard model of particle physics and the basic principles of semiconductor tracking detectors, it...
Format: Hardback - Released: 09/08/2017

Introduction to Accelerator Dynamics by Stephen (Brookhaven National Laboratory, New York) Peggs, Todd Satogata Introduction to Accelerator Dynamics
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An introductory text covering the important field of accelerator physics, including collision and beam dynamics, and engineering considerations for particle accelerators.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2017

The Fundamentals of Particle Physics by Bob Purdy The Fundamentals of Particle Physics


Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2017

Cosmology in Gauge Field Theory and String Theory by D. Bailin Cosmology in Gauge Field Theory and String Theory

Cosmology in Gauge Field Theory and String Theory focuses on the cosmological implications of the gauge theories of particle physics and of string theory. The book first examines the universe's series of phase transitions in which the successive gauge symmetries...
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/07/2017

An Introduction to Gauge Theories by Nicola Cabibbo, Luciano Maiani, Omar Benhar An Introduction to Gauge Theories
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Written by world-leading experts in particle physics, this new book from Luciano Maiani and Omar Benhar, with contributions from the late Nicola Cabibbo, is based on Feynman's path integrals. Key elements of gauge theories are described-Feynman diagrams, gauge-fixing, Faddeev-Popov ghosts-as...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/07/2017

Memorial Volume For Kerson Huang by Samuel Chao Chung (Ntu, S'pore) Ting Memorial Volume For Kerson Huang
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Prof Kerson Huang was a well respected theoretical physicist, who was also well versed in English and Chinese literature. He was born in Nanning, China, on 15 March 1928, and he was a fellow at the IAS, Princeton, from 19551957...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/06/2017

TCP 2014 Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Trapped Charged Particles and Fundamental Physics, held in Takamatsu, Japan, 1-5, December 2014 by Michiharu Wada TCP 2014 Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Trapped Charged Particles and Fundamental Physics, held in Takamatsu, Japan, 1-5, December 2014

This volume presents the proceedings of the International Conference on Trapped Charged Particles and Fundamental Physics (TCP 14). It presents recent developments in the theoretical and experimental research on trapped charged particles and related fundamental physics and applications. The content...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/06/2017

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