10.1 Introduction

10 Symmetry Violations and Quark Flavour Physics
  • Konrad KleinknechtEmail author
Part of the Landolt-Börnstein - Group I Elementary Particles, Nuclei and Atoms book series (volume 21A)


This document is part of Subvolume A ‘Theory and Experiments’ of Volume 21 ‘Elementary Particles’ of Landolt-Börnstein - Group I ‘Elementary Particles, Nuclei and Atoms’. It contains of the Chapter ‘10 Symmetry Violations and Quark Flavour Physics’ the Section ‘10.1 Introduction’ with the content:

10.1 Introduction

10.1.1 Matter–antimatter asymmetry in the universe

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Big Bang expanding universe cosmic microwave background radiation baryonic matter symmetry violation matter-antimatter asymmetry particle-antiparticle transformation space inversion transformation 

10.1.2 References for 10.1

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für PhysikJohannes-Gutenberg-Universität MainzMainzGermany

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