Download e-book for iPad: Particle Accelerators, Colliders, and the Story of High by Raghavan Jayakumar

By Raghavan Jayakumar

This booklet takes the readers in the course of the technology in the back of particle accelerators, colliders and detectors: the physics ideas that every level of the advance of particle accelerators helped to bare, and the debris they helped to find. The publication culminates with an outline of the massive Hadron Collider, one of many world’s greatest and most intricate machines working in a 27-km circumference tunnel close to Geneva. 

The e-book presents the fabric in truth with no misrepresenting the technological know-how for the sake of pleasure or glossing over tough notions. the foundations in the back of every one form of accelerator is made available to the undergraduate pupil or even to a lay reader with cartoons, illustrations and metaphors. concurrently, the e-book additionally caters to various degrees of reader’s heritage and offers extra fabrics for the extra or diligent reader.

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