Unveiling the Ultimate Laws of Nature
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Supersymmetry by Gordon Kane
Book Description"A fascinating account of the theoretical ideas behind supersymmetry...told by someone who has contributed deeply to the development of the field." -NatureFor most of human history, man has been trying to discover just how the universe works. In this groundbreaking work, renowned physicist Gordon Kane first gives us the basics of the Standard Model, which describes the fundamental constituents and forces of nature. He then explains the next great leap in understanding: the theory of supersymmetry, which implies that each of the fundamental particles has a "superpartner" that can be detected at energies and intensities only now being achieved in the giant accelerators. If Kane and his colleagues are correct, these superpartners will also help solve many of the puzzles of modern physics-such as the existence of the Higgs boson-as well as one of the biggest mysteries is cosmology: the notorious "dark matter" of the universe.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780738204895
(229mm x 152mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Basic Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 12-Jun-2001
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Gordon Kane
Supersymmetry and Beyond, Paperback (April 2013)
The epic story of the quest to uncover a fully unified theory of physics, revised to reflect the possible discovery of the Higgs Boson.
Particle Garden, Paperback (June 1996)» View all books by Gordon Kane
"The Particle Garden is the clearest survey of particle physics, including the theory, its experimental foundations, its relations to cosmology and astrophysics, and its future. Known as an excellent"
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Author Biography - Gordon Kane
Gordon Kane is an internationally acclaimed particle physicist at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. He is a popular public lecturer and the author of The Particle Garden.
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