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Monica Lynn Dunford and Peter Jenni (2014), Scholarpedia, 9(10):32147.
In particle physics experiments, the discovery of increasingly more massive particles has brought deep understanding of the basic constituents of matter and of... more
Ezra (Ted) Newman and Tim Adamo (2014), Scholarpedia, 9(10):31791.
Ulli Wolff (2014), Scholarpedia, 9(10):7367.
Quantum field theories are only formally defined by their Langrange density. To extract physical predictions, the theory is regularized (modified) at short distance... more
Stephen A. Fulling and George E. A. Matsas (2014), Scholarpedia, 9(10):31789.
Kenneth Nordtvedt (2014), Scholarpedia, 9(9):32141.
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