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Detail for CIP Code 40.0804

Title: Elementary Particle Physics.

Definition: A program that focuses on the scientific study of the basic constituents of sub-atomic matter and energy, and the forces governing fundamental processes. Includes instruction in quantum theory, field theory, single-particle systems, perturbation and scattering theory, matter-radiation interaction, symmetry, quarks, capture, Schroedinger mechanics, methods for detecting particle emission and absorption, and research equipment operation and maintenance.

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40.0804 Elementary Particle Physics. No substantive changes 40.0804 Elementary Particle Physics.
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