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Boson Fields

  1. Apr 30, 2004 #1
    Is it possible that boson fields "absorb" matter the same way electrons "absorb" photons, thus explaining why we cannot detect them?
     
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  3. Apr 30, 2004 #2

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    We ceratinly can detect boson fields infact by looking at your screen you are detecting one (the electromagnetic field). I think you mean the Higgs boson field.
     
  4. May 2, 2004 #3
    Whats a Higgs boson field?
     
  5. May 4, 2004 #4

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    The Higgs field is the field proposed as the mechanism that gives particles mass, it's a bosonic field.
     
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