Opening Remarks or Flavor Democracy and other Speculations about the State of Particle Physics or between Chemistry and Mathematics

  • Howard Georgi
Part of the Progress in Physics book series (PMP, volume 9)


One of the disadvantages I have found in collaborating with Nobel prizewinners is that I seldom get to give talks like this. I am always second or third choice. At any rate, I am glad to have this opportunity to talk to you, even if I am only here because Shelly Glashow is too depressed to come.


Quark Model Charged Lepton Proton Decay Vacuum Expectation Value Pseudo Scalar Meson 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Howard Georgi
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  1. 1.Lyman Laboratory of PhysicsHarvard UniversityCambridgeUSA

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