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Techniques and Concepts of High Energy Physics X : NATO SCIENCE SERIES SERIES C: MATHEMATICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES - Thomas Ferbel

Techniques and Concepts of High Energy Physics X

NATO SCIENCE SERIES SERIES C: MATHEMATICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES

By: Thomas Ferbel (Editor)

Hardcover Published: 30th April 1999
ISBN: 9780792357292
Number Of Pages: 628

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The Proceedings of the tenth Advanced Study Institute (ASI) on Tech­ niques and Concepts of High Energy Physics are dedicated to Jane and Bob Wilson. Jane joined Bob at St. Croix for the first session of this Institute, after Bob had stepped down as director of Fermilab, and was scheming to build a modest charm factory in the parking lot of Columbia University's Nevis Laboratory. Through the years, Bob has been a great friend of the School, and much of its success and flavor can be attributed to his guidance and support. The 1998 meeting was held once again at the Hotel on the Cay, and, as before, the work and the fun went on very enjoyably. We had a to­ tal of 76 participants from 23 countries, with the main financial support for the meeting provided by the Scientific Affairs Division of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). The ASI was co-sponsored by the U. S. Department of Energy, by the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab), by the U.S. National Science Foundation, and by the University of Rochester. As in the case of the previous ASIs, the scientific program was designed for advanced graduate students and recent PhD recipients in experimental particle physics. The present volume of lectures should complement and update the material published (by Plenum) for the first nine ASIs and prove to be of value to a wider audience of physicists.

Preface
List of Participants
The Standard Modelp. 1
Topics in Perturbative QCDp. 61
Rare and Exotic Decaysp. 111
Experimental Tests of the Standard Modelp. 147
Experimental Challenges at the LHCp. 193
Particle Physics in the early Universep. 239
Latest News on Neutrinosp. 263
When can you have Particle Oscillations?p. 291
Silicon Detectors: Technology and Applicationsp. 295
Calorimetryp. 335
Introduction to Microwave Linacsp. 387
Quark Mixing and CP Violationp. 487
Diffractive Hard Scatteringp. 597
Photograph of participantsp. 625
Indexp. 627
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ISBN: 9780792357292
ISBN-10: 0792357299
Series: NATO SCIENCE SERIES SERIES C: MATHEMATICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Audience: Professional
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 628
Published: 30th April 1999
Publisher: Springer
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 16.51  x 3.81
Weight (kg): 1.09

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