1. The world of particle physics 2. Voyage into the atom 3. The structure of the atom 4. The extraterrestrials 5. The cosmic rain 6. The challenge of the big machines 7. The particle explosion 8. Colliders and image chambers 9. From charm to top 10. The 'whys' of particle physics 11. Futureclash 12. Particles at work Table of particles Further reading/acknowledgements Picture credits Index1.17 This view of one end of the H1 experiment at the DESY laboratory in Hamburg shows the complexity of modern particle physics detection. H1 is like a huge Swiss roll a a cylinder of layers of different particle detectors, each with a specificanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Particle Odyssey: A Journey to the Heart of Matter|
|Publisher||:||Oxford University Press, UK - 2004-11-11|