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Particle physics experiments, 1980

Particle physics experiments, 1980

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Published by Rutherford Appleton Laboratory in Chilton Didcot, Oxon .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Particles (Nuclear physics)

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    Statementcompiled by M.D. Rousseau, G. Stuart (Ms).
    ContributionsRousseau, M. D., Stuart, G., Rutherford Appleton Laboratory.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 232 p. :
    Number of Pages232
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19189068M

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This report contains summaries of approved experiments in elementary particle physics (experiments that finished taking data before 1 January are excluded).

Included are experiments at Brookhaven, CERN, CESR, DESY, Fermilab, Moscow Institute of Theoretical and Experimental Physics, Tokyo Institute of Nuclear studies, KEK, LAMPF, Leningrad Nuclear Physics Institute.

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