Gloucester: Sawyer Free Library


Beyond the god particle / Leon Lederman, Christopher Hill.

Lederman, Leon M., (Author).

  • ISBN: 9781616148010
  • ISBN: 1616148012
  • Description: 325 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Amherst, New York : Prometheus Books, 2013.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

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Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 539.72/Lederman (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult New Nonfiction NEW 539.72 LEDERMAN 2013 (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-317) and index.
Contents Note: Introduction -- A brief history of the big questions -- Who ordered that? -- All about mass -- Mass under the microscope -- The weak interactions and the Higgs Boson -- Microscopes to particle accelerators -- The world's most powerful particle accelerators -- Rare processes -- Neutrinos -- Project X -- Beyond the Higgs Boson.
Summary: "Two leading physicists discuss the importance of the Higgs Boson, the future of particle physics, and the mysteries of the universe yet to be unraveled."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Higgs bosons.
Particles (Nuclear physics) > Philosophy.
Matter > Constitution.
Hill, Christopher T., 1951- author. (Added Author).