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By Christopher G. Tully

The new experiments underway on the huge Hadron Collider at CERN in Switzerland could considerably swap our figuring out of simple particle physics and, certainly, the universe. This textbook presents a state-of-the-art creation to the sphere, getting ready first-year graduate scholars and complicated undergraduates to appreciate and paintings in LHC physics on the sunrise of what can provide to be an period of experimental and theoretical breakthroughs.

Christopher Tully, an energetic player within the paintings on the LHC, explains essentially the most fresh experiments within the box. yet this ebook, which emerged from a direction at Princeton collage, additionally offers a entire realizing of the topic. It explains each simple particle physics process--whether it matters nonaccelerator experiments, particle astrophysics, or the outline of the early universe--as a gauge interplay coupled to the recognized construction blocks of topic. Designed for a one-semester direction that's complementary to a path in quantum box conception, the e-book offers distinctive realization to high-energy collider physics, and incorporates a specified dialogue of the kingdom of the quest for the Higgs boson.

  • Introduces simple particle methods proper to astrophysics, collider physics, and the physics of the early universe
  • Covers experimental tools, detectors, and measurements
  • Features an in depth dialogue of the Higgs boson seek
  • Includes many tough workouts

Professors: A supplementary Instructor's guide which supplies options for Chapters 1-3 of the textbook, is obtainable as a PDF. it truly is limited to lecturers utilizing the textual content in classes. to procure a duplicate, please e mail your request to: Ingrid_Gnerlich "at"

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