PHY-653 EPPA Brief History of Particle PhysicsSlide 1of 13
A Brief History of Particle Physics
1930s1930s1930s1930sThe known 'Elementary Particles' were :
neutron(inside the nucleus)
'neutrino' (now anti-neutrino) in beta decay
photon–the quantum of the electromagnetic field1932193219321932The positive electron (positron) discovered by Carl Anderson
, 491 (1933).