Is the double slit experiment considered particle physics?
Particle Physics and Double-slit Experiment
Particle physics is a branch of physics that deals with tiny objects referred to as particles. The world around us comes from these tiny particles. Particle physics is essential in many places, for instance, in biomedical in deciphering protein structure. Double-slit experiment shows that both light and matter can depict features of waves and particles classically.
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Thomas Young, a physician, was the first person to do a double-split experiment in the year 1801. He wanted to demonstrate the behavior of light...
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Particle physics can be described using the standard model, which demonstrates the interaction of the four forces between particles: electromagnetism, gravity, and strong and weak nuclear force. Learn to identify the particles of the standard model and also the limitations in its use.