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Grand unified mass

Sivaram, C (1981) Grand unified mass. In: Physics Today, 34 (5). 108-&.

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Abstract

A recent article on the unified theory of Elementary Particle Forces by Howard Georgi and Sheldon Glashow (September 1980, page 30) points out that the unification of strong, weak and electromagnetic interactions involves the appearance of particles having almost macroscopic masses of about a nanogram (~1014 GeV). Such superheavy particles seem to be an inevitable feature of most grand unified theories Gravitation is still, however, left out of these various schemes.

Item Type: Journal Article
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Date Deposited: 20 Aug 2009 10:02
Last Modified: 19 Sep 2010 05:37
URI: http://eprints.iisc.ernet.in/id/eprint/21502

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