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Retired experimental particle physicist.

The picture is a fayum . It looks like aunts and cousins of mine :).


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revised Can you explain why crystals form without thermodynamics?
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27
revised Hawking (blackbody) radiation, emission or absorption
corrections
Sep
27
revised Hawking (blackbody) radiation, emission or absorption
corrected mistakes
Sep
26
revised Why doesn't this perpetual motion machine work?
corrected misunderstanding. had the wrong direction
Sep
26
revised Why doesn't this perpetual motion machine work?
clarification
Sep
23
revised Is mass in particle physics classical or relativistic?
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Sep
21
revised Matter and antimatter differences?
positron instead of electron for decay of antineutron. otherwise charge and lepton number violated
Sep
21
revised How can a particle in a medium ever travel faster than light?
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Sep
20
revised How did Pauli and Fermi deduce the existence of the neutrino?
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Sep
19
revised How are theories in physics validated against existing knowledge in practice?
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Sep
16
revised Detecting negative energy products in particle accelerators
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Sep
15
revised How does the electron jump across “gaps” in its orbital?
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Sep
14
revised Is there any operator behind probability, in quantum mechanics?
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Sep
14
revised What is the minimum distance between two opposite point charges
grammar and format
Sep
13
revised Why can't electrons fall into the nucleus?
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Sep
13
revised Why can't electrons fall into the nucleus?
corrected link
Sep
12
revised What is the physical structure of light?
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Sep
12
revised About the Large Hadron Collider
after edit of question
Sep
11
revised About the Large Hadron Collider
clarification
Sep
11
revised If we could build a telescope to view the cosmic neutrino background, what would we see?
corrected misreading the plot