Spin in particle physics [E-Book] / Elliot Leader.
Leader, Elliot, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2001
1 online resource (xxi, 500 pages)
englisch
9780521020770
9780521352819
9780511524455
Cambridge monographs on particle physics, nuclear physics, and cosmology ; 15
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Table of Contents:
  • 1.
  • Spin and helicity
  • 2.
  • The effect of Lorentz and discrete transformations on helicity states, fields and wave functions
  • 3.
  • The spin density matrix
  • 4.
  • Transition amplitudes
  • 5.
  • The observables of a reaction
  • 6.
  • The production of polarized hadrons
  • 7.
  • The production of polarized [actual symbol not reproducible]
  • 8.
  • Analysis of polarized states: polarimetry
  • 9.
  • Electroweak interactions
  • 10.
  • Quantum chromodynamics: spin in the world of massless partons
  • 11.
  • The spin of the nucleon: polarized deep inelastic scattering
  • 12.
  • Two-spin and parity-violating single-spin asymmetries at large scale
  • 13.
  • One-particle inclusive transverse single-spin asymmetries
  • 14.
  • Elastic scattering at high energies.