Chapter 10. The Strong Interactions and Quantum Chromodynamics

  1. Mike Guidry

Published Online: 29 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527617357.ch10

Gauge Field Theories: An Introduction with Applications

Gauge Field Theories: An Introduction with Applications

How to Cite

Guidry, M. (2007) The Strong Interactions and Quantum Chromodynamics, in Gauge Field Theories: An Introduction with Applications, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527617357.ch10

Author Information

  1. Department of Physics University of Tennessee Knoxville, Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge, Tennessee

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 28 OCT 1991

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471631170

Online ISBN: 9783527617357

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Keywords:

  • Yang-Mills gauge field;
  • quark and gauge fields;
  • phenomenology;
  • quantum chromodynamics;
  • angular momentum

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Properties of Quarks

  • Evidence for Gluons

  • Deep Inelastic Lepton Scattering

  • Partons

  • The Quark-Parton Model

  • Quantum Chromodynamics

  • Background and Further Reading