Symmetries and fundamental interactions: Theory

  • Luca GirlandaEmail author
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  1. Focus Point on Rewriting Nuclear Physics Textbooks: Basic Nuclear Interactions and Their Link to Nuclear Processes in the Cosmos and on Earth


These are the notes of a lecture given at the Pisa summer school on Basic nuclear interactions and their link to nuclear processes in the cosmos and on earth. Taking a historical perspective we will describe the gauge principle, which lies at the basis of all known fundamental interactions.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipartimento di Matematica e Fisica “E. De Giorgi”Università del Salento and INFNLecceItaly

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