Saturday, November 26, 2022

Protons

Physicists confirmed a hitch in the proton structure

Nuclear physicists have confirmed that the current description of proton structure isn’t all smooth sailing.

Revealing the mysteries of the universe under the skin of an atomic nucleus

The strong force plays the main role.

Physicists found something surprising after peering into light nuclei

An atomic nucleus is a busy place.

A method for predicting the composition of dark matter

A new analysis offers an innovative means to predict ‘cosmological signatures’ for models of dark matter.

Protons are probably actually smaller than previously thought

The study suggests errors in the interpretation of older measurements.

New insight into the internal structure of the proton

A detailed look into PDFs, in particular the proton’s gluon and quark-type composition.

Scientists aim to pin down neutron spin

Recent work will use the forthcoming Electron-Ion Collider to investigate what contributes to a neutron's spin.

Scientists studied the residual interaction between hadrons

ALICE takes the next step in understanding the interaction among hadrons.

A new, highly accurate measurement of the thickness of the neutron “skin”

Physicists net neutron star gold from the measurement of lead.

Proton is more complicated than expected, think scientists

Nuclear physicists crank up the energy to put the squeeze on the proton and its quarks.

Physicists analyze the role of gravity in the formation of elementary particles

Scientists also obtained a discreet energy spectrum for objects with Coulomb repulsion tending to infinity.

How neutrons and protons arrange themselves in the nucleus?

Looking skin deep at the growth of neutron stars.

Recent Stories