The Standard Theory of Particle Physics

The book gives a quite complete and up-to-date picture of the Standard
Theory with an historical perspective, with a collection of articles written by
some of the protagonists of present particle physics. Major topics covered
includes: The Evolution of Quantum Field Theory, The Making of the Standard
Theory, Quantum Chromodynamics and Deep Inelstic Scattering, Electroweak
Corrections, Lattice Quantum Chromodynamics, The Determination of the Strong
Coupling Constant, Hadron Contribution to Vacuum Polarisation, The Number of
Neutrinos and the Z Line Shape, Asymmetries at the Z Pole, The W Boson Mass
Measurement, The Higgs Boson Search and Discovery, Higgs Boson Properties.

**Author(s):** Luciano Maiani and Luigi
Rolandi

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