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Supersymmetry : squarks, photinos, and the unveiling of the ultimate laws of nature / Gordon Kane.

By: Kane, G. L.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Perseus Pub., 2000Description: xviii, 199 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0738204897 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780786731305 .Subject(s): SupersymmetryDDC classification: 539.725 Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description | WorldCat details
Contents:
Table of contents Foreword; Preface; 1 Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?; 2 The Standard Model of Particle Physics; 3 Why Physics Is the Easiest Science-Effective Theories; 4 Supersymmetry and Sparticles; 5 Testing Supersymmetry Experimentally; 6 What Is the Universe Made Of?; 7 Higgs Physics; 8 Some Additional Help from Supersymmetry, and Some Challenges; 9 Supersymmetry, String Theory, and the Primary Theory; 10 Can We Really Understand the Origin of the Universe and Its Natural Law(s)?; APPENDIX A The Standard Model Higgs Mechanism. APPENDIX B The Supersymmetry Explanation of the Higgs MechanismAPPENDIX C Charginos and Neutralinos; APPENDIX D Extra Dimensions-Large Extra Dimensions?; Some Recommended Reading; Glossary; Index.
Summary: Summary: An excellent book on one of the most important advances in modern physics.-Samuel C.C. Ting, Nobel Laureate.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 163-164) and index.

Table of contents Foreword; Preface; 1 Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?; 2 The Standard Model of Particle Physics; 3 Why Physics Is the Easiest Science-Effective Theories; 4 Supersymmetry and Sparticles; 5 Testing Supersymmetry Experimentally; 6 What Is the Universe Made Of?; 7 Higgs Physics; 8 Some Additional Help from Supersymmetry, and Some Challenges; 9 Supersymmetry, String Theory, and the Primary Theory; 10 Can We Really Understand the Origin of the Universe and Its Natural Law(s)?; APPENDIX A The Standard Model Higgs Mechanism. APPENDIX B The Supersymmetry Explanation of the Higgs MechanismAPPENDIX C Charginos and Neutralinos; APPENDIX D Extra Dimensions-Large Extra Dimensions?; Some Recommended Reading; Glossary; Index.

Summary:
An excellent book on one of the most important advances in modern physics.-Samuel C.C. Ting, Nobel Laureate.

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