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Unparticle Physics

  1. Sep 13, 2011 #1
    What does the degrees of freedom of this theory look like?If the theory doesn't describe particles then what does it describe?
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  3. Sep 13, 2011 #2


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    You should give a reference to what you are trying to talk about.
  4. Sep 13, 2011 #3
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unparticle_physics .This is a theory proposed by georgi . that represent a scale invariant sector in the standard model .It describes matter that is not described by particles but I can't understand how is that so.How can this type of matter be not composed of particles .
  5. Sep 16, 2011 #4


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    You might find http://www.ps.uci.edu/~jlf/research/presentations/0711davis.pdf" [Broken] overview of unparticles helpful.
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