Accelerators in the universe

interplay between high energy physics and cosmophysics : KEK Cosmophysics Group Inaugural Conference, Tsukuba, Japan, 12-14 March 2008 by KEK Cosmophysics Group Inaugural Conference (2008 Tusukuba-shi, Japan)

Publisher: American Institute of Physics in Melville, N.Y

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementeditors, Hideo Kodama, Kunihito Ioka ; sponsoring organizations, Institute of Particle and Nuclear Studies [and] HCAS of the Graduate Studies for Advanced Studies.
SeriesAIP conference proceedings -- 1040, AIP conference proceedings -- no. 1040.
ContributionsKodama, Hideo., Ioka, Kunihito.
LC ClassificationsQC787.P3 K45 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 232 p. :
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23606170M
ISBN 100735405670
ISBN 109780735405677
LC Control Number2008933606

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A particle accelerator is a machine that uses electromagnetic fields to propel charged particles to very high speeds and energies, and to contain them in well-defined beams.

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