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Spin and charge forbid point-like self-couplings for all particles but the Higgs

Image credit “Indeed, self-interaction is the most basic of all processes allowed by quantum field theory, but spin and charge forbid point-like self-couplings for all particles but the Higgs.” from http://arxiv.org/pdf/1511.06495v1.pdf There is a shorter version of this statement in … Continue reading

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Constancy of spin angular momentum irrespective of energy

Image credit Leptons (electron, muon, tau and their corresponding neutrinos and their anti-particle versions) and quarks (u, d, c, s, b, t quarks and their anti-quarks) belong to a category known as fermions. Members of this category are the constituents … Continue reading

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