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Published: 05 December 2017

160 Pages | 46 B&W and 13 colour illustrations

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198805175

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The Origin of Mass

Elementary Particles and Fundamental Symmetries

John Iliopoulos

  • Brief introduction to the origin of mass
  • Explains the significance of the discovery of the 'God Particle' or Higgs boson
  • Written by a leading figure in theoretical particle physics
  • Presents phenomena using simple classical examples
  • Scientifically rigorous discussion