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W-boson

Context

Physics

physics, mathematical physics, philosophy of physics

Surveys, textbooks and lecture notes


theory (physics), model (physics)

experiment, measurement, computable physics

Fields and quanta

Contents

Idea

One of the quanta of the electroweak field, a vector boson in the standard model of particle physics.

field (physics)

standard model of particle physics

force field gauge bosons

scalar bosons

matter field fermions (spinors, Dirac fields)

hadron (bound states of the above quarks)

minimally extended supersymmetric standard model

superpartners

bosinos:

sfermions:

Exotica

auxiliary fields

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