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Title: The top quark, 20 years after its discovery

Abstract

In this article, the heaviest of nature’s elementary particles plays an outsized role in many fundamental processes. But because the top quark is so massive, it eluded experimental detection for nearly two decades.

Authors:
 [1];  [1]
  1. Fermi National Accelerator Lab.(FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States)
Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Fermi National Accelerator Lab. (FNAL), Batavia, IL (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), High Energy Physics (HEP) (SC-25)
OSTI Identifier:
1212742
Report Number(s):
FERMILAB-PUB-15-086-E
Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9228; PHTOAD; 1358700
Grant/Contract Number:  
AC02-07CH11359
Resource Type:
Journal Article: Accepted Manuscript
Journal Name:
Physics Today
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 68; Journal Issue: 4; Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9228
Publisher:
American Institute of Physics (AIP)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
72 PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS

Citation Formats

Denisov, Dmitri, and Vellidis, Costas. The top quark, 20 years after its discovery. United States: N. p., 2015. Web. doi:10.1063/PT.3.2749.
Denisov, Dmitri, & Vellidis, Costas. The top quark, 20 years after its discovery. United States. doi:10.1063/PT.3.2749.
Denisov, Dmitri, and Vellidis, Costas. Wed . "The top quark, 20 years after its discovery". United States. doi:10.1063/PT.3.2749. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1212742.
@article{osti_1212742,
title = {The top quark, 20 years after its discovery},
author = {Denisov, Dmitri and Vellidis, Costas},
abstractNote = {In this article, the heaviest of nature’s elementary particles plays an outsized role in many fundamental processes. But because the top quark is so massive, it eluded experimental detection for nearly two decades.},
doi = {10.1063/PT.3.2749},
journal = {Physics Today},
number = 4,
volume = 68,
place = {United States},
year = {Wed Apr 01 00:00:00 EDT 2015},
month = {Wed Apr 01 00:00:00 EDT 2015}
}

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