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Title: Extra Dimensions of Space: Are They Going to be Found Soon?

Our space may well have more than 3 dimensions. Indeed, theories that pretend to be most fundamental choose to live in higher dimensions: a natural area for superstring/Mtheory is 9- or 10-dimensionalmore » space. Extra dimensions have been hidden so far, but they would open up above a certain energy threshold. A fascinating possibility is that this happens within reach of particle colliders. This lecture will address the motivation for such a viewpoint and implications of accessible extra dimensions for our understanding of nature.« less
Title: Extra Dimensions of Space: Are They Going to be Found Soon?
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Publication Date: 2010-04-27
OSTI Identifier: 987975
DOE Contract Number: AC02-98CH10886
Other Number(s): Other: Rubakov
Resource Type: Multimedia
Specific Type: Multimedia Presentation
Resource Relation: Conference: Brookhaven Science Associates' Distinguished Lecture Series, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York (United States), presented on April 27, 2010
Research Org: BNL (Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), Upton, NY (United States))
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 79 ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS
Publisher: Brookhaven WBNL Streaming Media
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 0:55:30
System Entry Date: 2016-01-27