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The Higgs boson and beyond / Professor Sean Carroll, California Institute of Technology.

Carroll, Sean M., 1966- (author,, teacher.).
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Great courses (DVD).

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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (12 video files (approximately 360 min.)) : sound, color.
  • Publisher: [United States]: The Great Courses, 2015.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Episode 3 Atoms to Particles Episode 9 Large Hadron Collider Episode 10 Capturing the Higgs Boson Episode 8 Particle Accelerators and Detectors Episode 4 Power of Symmetry Episode 6 Mass and Energy Episode 7 Colliding Particles Episode 11 Beyond the Standard Model of Particle Physics Episode 5 Higgs Field Episode 12 Frontiers Episode 2 Quantum Field Theory Episode 1 Importance of the Higgs Boson.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer, Sean Carroll.
Summary, etc.:
The discovery of the Higgs boson is a triumph of modern physics. The hunt for the Higgs was the subject of wide media attention due to the cost of the project, the complexity of the experiment, and the importance of its result. In this 12-lecture masterpiece of scientific reporting, you'll learn how the discovery of the Higgs boson validates and deepens our understanding of the universe.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Higgs bosons.
Quantum field theory.

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