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hadron

(ha′dron″)
A member of a group of subatomic particles including the proton and the neutron. Tightly focused beams of hadrons are used in radiation therapy to destroy cancerous tissue.
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In this situation the free quarks disappear, they become condensed in the hadrons.
I think CERN's gigantic hadron collider is a much larger version of a technological Icarus, perhaps the last God will allow; hence the urgency of this message.
Steffan Llwyd Tudor, pictured with two of his Ysgol Glan Clwyd students, Seren Jones and Megan Jones, is the first Welsh teacher to attend the |prestigious summer school at CERN in Switzerland, home of the Large Hadron Collider
The Large Hadron Collider has been shut down for the past two years as engineers install some pretty expansive upgrades.
I have even designed miniature models of the dipole magnets used in the Large Hadron Collider to build a representative accelerator ring.
In a rare exposA[c] of one of the largest scientific research setups in history, Don Lincoln's latest publication, The Large Hadron Collider, brings to bear an insider's-eye view of the famous European particle accelerator that ultimately discovered the long-sought Higgs Boson.
I mean, when you've got a large hadron collider, there's not really so much you can do apart from colliding large hadrons.
The Hadron Collider, which is based in Switzerland's CERN research facility, is the world's most powerful "atom smasher" and was designed to uncover fundamental questions about the building blocks of the universe.
Beginning in 2015, the experiments will be similar to those at the Large Hadron Collider, which fire tiny particles at each other at the speed of light in an attempt to recreate the Big Bang and discover exactly how the universe was created.
The Black Country engineering company, which was founded more than 60 years ago, is one of only 10 firms worldwide to be awarded special gold plaques from Geneva for Exceptional Engineering work on the Hadron Collider.
Our data strongly point toward the existence of the Higgs boson, but it will take results from the experiments at the Large Hadron Collider in Europe to establish a discovery," Roser stated.
The findings, from the Fermilab accelerator in Chicago, are similar to those discovered in tests at Geneva's Hadron Collider.