By Fumihiko Suekane
Neutrino oscillation (N.O.) is the one enterprise proof of the physics past the traditional version of particle physics and is among the most well liked subject matters in effortless particle physics this day. This booklet makes a speciality of the N.O., from its heritage to the longer term customers, from the elemental theories to the experiments.
Various phenomena of N.O. are defined intuitively with thorough factors of the basic physics in the back of famous formulations. for instance, whereas many textbooks commence with a dialogue of the blending matrix, this ebook stresses that N.O. is because of the transition amplitudes among assorted neutrino flavors, and that the aim of N.O. experiments is to degree transition amplitudes and ponder its beginning. the present realizing of neutrino oscillation is usually summarized utilizing the main up to date measurements, together with the lately measured neutrino blending attitude θ13, and the longer term clients of N.O. reviews are defined in addition.
The point of this publication makes it a bridge among introductory textbooks and clinical papers.