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gluon

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Physics

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Fields and quanta

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Idea

The gluon is the gauge boson of the SU(3)SU(3)-Yang-Mills field in QCD.

A vector boson in the standard model of particle physics.

Revised on January 27, 2014 15:35:19 by Urs Schreiber (89.204.138.217)