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Particle and Nuclear Physics at J-PARC

  • Takahiro Sato
  • Toshiyuki Takahashi
  • Koji Yoshimura

Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 781)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Shoji Nagamiya
    Pages 1-16
  3. A. K. Ichikawa
    Pages 17-43
  4. G. Y. Lim
    Pages 45-74
  5. Hirokazu Tamura
    Pages 105-138
  6. Megumi Naruki
    Pages 139-160
  7. Satoshi Yokkaichi
    Pages 161-193
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 1-3

About this book

Introduction

With the imminent operational start of the Japan Proton Accelerator Research Complex (J-PARC), a range of fundamental experiments in nuclear and particle physics will come within reach in the near future, while this new facility will also provide a pulsed neutron source for applications in materials and life sciences.

The present volume is dedicated the detailed presentation of eight among the most promising fundamental experiments, including the study of rare kaon decays (CP and T violations), neutrino oscillations, pentaquarks, hypernuclei precision spectroscopy, muon sciences (g-2, electric dipole moment, flavour violations) and meson studies (mass modification of vector mesons in medium, bound states in nuclei).

This collection of surveys by leading researchers in the field primarily addresses the many postgraduate students and nonspecialists from related areas entering this research over the next few years - they will find this volume an excellent introduction to both the physics and the particular experiments that will be conducted at J-PARC.

Keywords

J-PARC Kaon Meson Neutrino Neutron Particle Physics Quark high intensity proton beams kaon factory muon beams neutrino beams

Editors and affiliations

  • Takahiro Sato
    • 1
  • Toshiyuki Takahashi
    • 2
  • Koji Yoshimura
    • 3
  1. 1.Organization, KEKHigh Energy Accelerator ResearchTsukuba, IbarakiJapan
  2. 2.Organization, KEKHigh Energy Accelerator ResearchTsukuba, IbarakiJapan
  3. 3.Organization, KEKHigh Energy Accelerator ResearchTsukuba, IbarakiJapan

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-00961-7
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-00960-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-00961-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0075-8450
  • Series Online ISSN 1616-6361
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