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In 2010 we have shown [16] that the masses of large celestial bodies in the Solar system continue the scale-invariant sequence of fundamental particle rest masses (see table 1), corresponding with main attractor nodes of the fundamental fractal (1).
University of Pittsburgh researchers have become the first to detect a fundamental particle of light-matter interaction in metals, the exciton.
iii) Qualitatively explains why the photon is the only massless fundamental particle, why QCD has short range, and why neutrinos are not strictly massless.
He suggested in 1891 that the fundamental particle be called an electron.
In the three years since the LHC began operations, its detectors have found three new particles: the Chi-b(3P), a mix of a quark and an antiquark; the [Xi(b).sup.*], a mix of three quarks; and, most celebrated by far, the Higgs boson, the only fundamental particle of the three.
The Planck mass [m.sub.Planck] [congruent to] 21.77 [micro]g corresponds to the main node [44;1] of the proton calibrated mass spectrum (10) and therefore, probably, [m.sub.Planck] is the rest mass of a fundamental particle. In the framework of our model [1] the gravitational constant G is connected directly with the fundamental particles masses.
The ship had been waiting in port for months in search of the Great White Fundamental Particle, which would fulfil a prediction made by Captain Higgs long ago when he first caught sight of it, or at least thought he had caught sight of it.
Every fundamental particle (every electron, neutron and proton, to be specific), explained Hunter, has the intrinsic atomic property of "spin."
"Iris a very smart way to apply technology developed from biology to a fundamental particle physics problem," says Jocelyn Monroe, a dark matter physicist at MIT and the Royal Holloway University of London.
In [5], taking a non-standard view of the fundamental particle masses, the quantization proposition not only results in a single mass formula for the W, p, e and electron generations, it can solve the Cosmological Constant Problem and the Matter Only Universe Problem.
Many physicists are placing their bets on dark matter being a new fundamental particle that interacts only very weakly with normal matter-but strongly enough to be detected in experiments deep underground where confusing cosmic ray events are screened by over a kilometer of solid rock.

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