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Author Xing, Zhi-Zhong.

Title Neutrinos in particle physics, astronomy and cosmology / Zhi-Zhong Xing, Shun Zhou
Published Hangzhou : Zhejiang University Press ; Berlin ; New York : Springer, ©2011


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 426 pages)
Series Advanced topics in science and technology in China
Advanced topics in science and technology in China.
Contents 1. Neutrinos: past, present and future -- 2. Neutrinos within the standard model -- 3. Neutrinos beyond the standard model -- 4. Seesaw mechanisms of neutrino masses -- Phenomenology of neutrino oscillations -- 6. Neutrinos from stars -- 7. Neutrinos from supernovae -- 8. Ultrahigh-energy cosmic neutrinos -- 9. Bing bang nucleosynthesis and relic neutrinos -- 10. Neutrinos and cosmological structures -- 11. Cosmological matter-antimatter asymmetry
Summary "Neutrinos in Particle Physics, Astronomy and Cosmology" provides a comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to neutrino physics, neutrino astronomy and neutrino cosmology. The intrinsic properties and fundamental interactions of neutrinos are described, as is the phenomenology of lepton flavor mixing, seesaw mechanisms and neutrino oscillations. The cosmic neutrino background, stellar neutrinos, supernova neutrinos and ultrahigh-energy cosmic neutrinos, together with the cosmological matter-antimatter asymmetry and other roles of massive neutrinos in cosmology, are discussed in detail. This book is intended for researchers and graduate students in the fields of particle physics, particle astrophysics and cosmology. Dr. Zhizhong Xing is a professor at the Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; Dr. Shun Zhou is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the Max Planck Institute for Physics, Germany
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject International Conference on Neutrino Physics and Astrophysics Neutrino
Form Electronic book
Author Zhou, Shun.
ISBN 9783642175602