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any elementary particle that interacts strongly with other particles

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International Hadron and Nuclear Physics Workshop (2009: Osaka, Japan) Ed.
With regards to quarks, Sakata has considered in 1956 three basic hadrons (proton, neutron, and alphaparticle) and three basic leptons (electron, muon, neutrino).
The ILC would complement the Large Hadron Collider, a European proton collider that is the world's most powerful but has had teehnical problems that will prevent it from operating at full power until 2013.
A scintillating GEM detector for 2D dose imaging in hadron therapy.
IF the world DOES end tomorrow with the switching on of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at CERN, Geneva, you may wish to know who to blame - or thank, so to speak.
The pounds 5 billion Large Hadron Collider (LHC) will smash protons - one of the building blocks of matter - into each other at energies up to seven times greater than any achieved before.
Surely the business of a Large Hadron Collider is to collide hadrons?
We shortly review a series of novel ideas on the physics of hadrons and nuclear matter.
Calculating properties of hadrons is a daunting proposition, even with a supercomputer.
The hadrons will whizz round by leaps and by bounds,
An introductory chapter looks at hadrons as systems of constituent quarks.
One clue would be a sudden outpouring of thousands of hadrons, which are particles made up of quarks and antiquarks.
If not, what steps had been taken to safeguard it from collisions with other hadrons or even bigger particles?
Topics of the two summary talks include heavy quark hadrons and theory, and glueballs, hybrids, baryons and pentaquarks.
Quantum chromodynamics equations describe the characteristics and behavior of quarks and the peculiar force that binds different quarks and antiquarks together to create protons, neutrons, and other subatomic particles known as hadrons.