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Author Fundamental physics with pulsed neutron beams (2000 : Research Triangle Park, N.C.)

Title Fundamental physics with pulsed neutron beams : FPPNB-2000 : Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA, 1-3 June 2000 / editors, Christopher R. Gould [and others]
Published Singapore ; River Edge, N.J. : World Scientific, [2001]
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Contents Spallation neutron source with emphasis on target systems / T.A. Gabriel -- Overview of spallation neutron source physics / G.J. Russell [and others] -- The European spallation source project ESS, and its particle physics programme / D. Dubbers -- Fundamental physics with neutrons at KEK-JAERI joint project / Y. Masuda -- Neutron decay beyond the standard model / P. Herczeg -- Hadronic parity-non-conservation with [symbol]S = 0 / B. Desplanques -- Searching for T-violating, p-conserving new physics with neutrons / M.J. Ramsey-Musolf -- PNC experiments in heavy nuclei / G.E. Mitchell [and others] -- Symmetry violation in heavy nuclei / V. Gudkov -- Neutron nuclear astrophysics at spallation neutron sources / P.E. Koehler -- A new experiment to search for neutron --> antineutron transitions at HFIR reactor / Yu. Kamyshkov -- The neutron electric dipole moment, UCN and superfluid He / R. Golub and S.K. Lamoreaux -- Project of new neutron EDM measurements / A. Serebov [and others] -- Magnetic trapping of ultracold neutrons: Prospects for an improved measurement of the neutron lifetime / P.R. Huffman [and others] -- A measurement of the neutron beta-asymmetry using ultra-cold neutrons / A. Young [and others] -- Neutron polarization and polarimetry with laser driven 3He spin filters / T.E. Chupp and K.P. Coulter -- Parity-violating neutron spin rotation observable / D.M. Markoff and F.E. Wietfeldt -- Measurement of the parity violating asymmetry Ay in N + P --> D + y / W.M. Snow [and others] -- A new approach to measuring the neutron decay correlations with cold neutrons at Lansce / W.S. Wilburn [and others] -- Comparative numerical analysis of the expected simultaneous parity and time reversal violating effects in the polarized neutron transmission through the polarized 139LAALO3 and 13XE targets / V.R. Skoy and G.N. Kim -- The NIST-Indiana-Hamilton polarized 3He spin filter program / T.R. Gentile [and others] -- Workshop summary: Fundamental neutron physics in the United States: An opportunity in nuclear, particle, and astrophysics for the next decade / G. Greene [and others]
Summary Low energy neutron beams are used to address many questions in nuclear physics, particle physics and astrophysics. The scientific issues include elucidating the nature of time reversal noninvariance; understanding the origin of the baryon asymmetry in the Universe; describing the weak interaction between quarks and between nucleons; understanding the origin of the elements in stellar and big bang nucleosynthesis. This book summarizes how spallation neutron sources work and discuss the advantages of pulsed beams in reducing systematic errors in precision measurements. It also describes recent breakthroughs in ultracold neutron production, together with the physics that will be addressed by the new generation of intense neutron sources
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Neutron beams -- Congresses.
Neutrons -- Congresses.
Pulsed neutron techniques -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Gould, C. R. (Christopher R.)
ISBN 9789812811189 (electronic bk.)
9812811184 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles FPPNB-2000