The early universe facts and fiction by G. BoМ€rner

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Published by Springer-Verlag in Berlin, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Cosmology.,
  • Particles (Nuclear physics),
  • Nuclear astrophysics.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementG. Börner.
SeriesTexts and monographs in physics
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQB981 .B725 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 439 p., [7] p. of plates :
Number of Pages439
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2030985M
ISBN 100387161872
LC Control Number88006535

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The very early universe Inhomogeneous nucleosynthesis. One possible modification concerns models of so-called inhomogeneous nucleosynthesis. The idea is that in the very early universe (the first microsecond) the subnuclear particles that later made up the protons and neutrons existed in a free state as a quark-gluon the universe expanded and cooled, this quark-gluon plasma would.

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