Download PDF by Thomas K. Gaisser,Ralph Engel,Elisa Resconi: Cosmic Rays and Particle Physics

By Thomas K. Gaisser,Ralph Engel,Elisa Resconi

ISBN-10: 0521016460

ISBN-13: 9780521016469

absolutely up to date for the second one version, this ebook introduces the transforming into and dynamic box of particle astrophysics. It presents an summary of high-energy nuclei, photons and neutrinos, together with their origins, their propagation within the cosmos, their detection on the earth and their relation to one another. assurance is multiplied to incorporate new content material on excessive power physics, the propagation of protons and nuclei in cosmic history radiation, neutrino astronomy, high-energy and ultra-high-energy cosmic rays, resources and acceleration mechanisms, and atmospheric muons and neutrinos. Readers may be able to grasp the basics of particle astrophysics in the context of the latest advancements within the box. This publication will profit graduate scholars and proven researchers alike, equipping them with the data and instruments had to layout and interpret their very own experiments and, finally, to handle a couple of questions about the nature and origins of cosmic debris that experience arisen in contemporary research.

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