Physics at the Terascale
Copyright © 2011 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
Editor(s): Ian C. Brock, Thomas Schörner-Sadenius
Published Online: 5 APR 2011 01:54PM EST
Print ISBN: 9783527410019
Online ISBN: 9783527634965
About this Book
Written by authors working at the forefront of research, this accessible treatment presents the current status of the field of collider-based particle physics at the highest energies available, as well as recent results and experimental techniques.
It is clearly divided into three sections; The first covers the physics -- discussing the various aspects of the Standard Model as well as its extensions, explaining important experimental results and highlighting the expectations from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). The second is dedicated to the involved technologies and detector concepts, and the third covers the important - but often neglected - topics of the organisation and financing of high-energy physics research.
A useful resource for students and researchers from high-energy physics.