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CKM matrix

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Idea

In the standard model of particle physics, the CKM matrix, arising from diagranomalizing the Yukawa couplings, measures the interaction of the quarks via W-bosons and hence via the weak nuclear force.

Definition

From PDG 18:

References

  • Particle Data Group Review 2018, 12. CKM Quark-Mixing Matrix (pdf)

  • S├ębastien Descotes-Genon, Patrick Koppenburg, The CKM Parameters, Annual Review of Nuclear and Particle Science Vol 67:97-127, 12 October 2017 (arXiv:1702.08834)

See also

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