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I How bosons decay?

  1. Jun 5, 2016 #1
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  3. Jun 5, 2016 #2
    sorry it's a d and anti-d pair!
  4. Jun 5, 2016 #3


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    the Z0 boson could do that, but ... weak force is called 'weak' for a reason.... the Z0 would be way too off-shell.
    It's much more likely that a gluon will do the job... and in most of cases, if you can draw a diagram with a gluon, you'll preferably draw it with that... except for if you are interested to less probable stuff...
  5. Jun 6, 2016 #4
    Thanks, just the kind of answer i was looking for!
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