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Fundamental Particles

  1. Apr 24, 2004 #1
    Perhaps this question has been addressed before, but, allow me to ask:

    What consitutes the classification of a "fundamental" particle?
    Does a fundamental particle have ANY half-life? Seems it would not.
    Is a fundamental particle completely impervious to destruction?
     
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  3. Apr 25, 2004 #2

    arivero

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    Fundamental fermions do not decay, but "transform" one on another.
     
  4. Apr 25, 2004 #3
    arivero

    can you give a specific reference please
     
  5. Apr 25, 2004 #4

    mathman

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    http://pdg.lbl.gov/

    The above site lists all the fundamental particles and their properties.
     
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