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Fields as Results of HE Particle Collisions?

  1. Dec 20, 2012 #1
    Can the products of high-energy particle collisions include the creation of electromagnetic/strong/weak/gravitational fields (whether transient or not) in parallel with or in lieu of other new particles?

  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 20, 2012 #2
    I'm not sure what you mean by "creation of field".

    The high energy collisions can produce photons, gluons and Z / W bosons. These particles are ripples in electromagnetic / strong / weak fields. So from that perspective - yes, the high energy collisions can produce events in various fields, including electromagnetic field.

    BTW, all particles are ripples in various quantum fields: electrons, neutrions, quarks... all fermions and bosons.
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