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# Chen Ning Yang

Other affiliations: Stanford University, Institute for Advanced Study, Stony Brook University ...read more

Bio: Chen Ning Yang is an academic researcher from Tsinghua University. The author has contributed to research in topics: Meson & Magnetic monopole. The author has an hindex of 57, co-authored 190 publications receiving 28186 citations. Previous affiliations of Chen Ning Yang include Stanford University & Institute for Advanced Study.

Topics: Meson, Magnetic monopole, Gauge theory, Scattering, Hadron

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TL;DR: In this article, it was pointed out that the usual principle of invariance under isotopic spin rotation is not consistant with the concept of localized fields, and the possibility of having invariance in local isotope spin rotations was explored.

Abstract: It is pointed out that the usual principle of invariance under isotopic spin rotation is not consistant with the concept of localized fields. The possibility is explored of having invariance under local isotopic spin rotations. This leads to formulating a principle of isotopic gauge invariance and the existence of a b field which has the same relation to the isotopic spin that the electromagnetic field has to the electric charge. The b field satisfies nonlinear differential equations. The quanta of the b field are particles with spin unity, isotopic spin unity, and electric charge $\ifmmode\pm\else\textpm\fi{}e$ or zero.

2,635 citations

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TL;DR: In this paper, the ground-state problem of spin-textonehalf{} fermions is reduced to a generalized Fredholm equation, in a generalized form, by using Bethe's hypothesis.

Abstract: The repulsive $\ensuremath{\delta}$ interaction problem in one dimension for $N$ particles is reduced, through the use of Bethe's hypothesis, to an eigenvalue problem of matrices of the same sizes as the irreducible representations $R$ of the permutation group ${S}_{N}$. For some $R'\mathrm{s}$ this eigenvalue problem itself is solved by a second use of Bethe's hypothesis, in a generalized form. In particular, the ground-state problem of spin-\textonehalf{} fermions is reduced to a generalized Fredholm equation.

2,135 citations

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TL;DR: The question of parity conservation in β decays and in hyperon and meson decays is examined in this paper, where possible experiments are suggested which might test parity conservation of these interactions.

Abstract: The question of parity conservation in β decays and in hyperon and meson decays is examined. Possible experiments are suggested which might test parity conservation in these interactions.

1,980 citations

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TL;DR: In this paper, the problems of an Ising model in a magnetic field and a lattice gas are proved mathematically equivalent, and an example of a two-dimensional lattice model is given for which the phase transition regions in the $p\ensuremath{-}v$ diagram is exactly calculated.

Abstract: The problems of an Ising model in a magnetic field and a lattice gas are proved mathematically equivalent. From this equivalence an example of a two-dimensional lattice gas is given for which the phase transition regions in the $p\ensuremath{-}v$ diagram is exactly calculated.A theorem is proved which states that under a class of general conditions the roots of the grand partition function always lie on a circle. Consequences of this theorem and its relation with practical approximation methods are discussed. All the known exact results about the two-dimensional square Ising lattice are summarized, and some new results are quoted.

1,822 citations

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TL;DR: In this paper, a theory of equations of state and phase transitions is developed that describes the condensed as well as the gas phases and the transition regions, and the thermodynamic properties of an infinite sample are studied rigorously and Mayer's theory is re-examined.

Abstract: A theory of equations of state and phase transitions is developed that describes the condensed as well as the gas phases and the transition regions. The thermodynamic properties of an infinite sample are studied rigorously and Mayer's theory is re-examined.

1,524 citations

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TL;DR: This biennial Review summarizes much of particle physics, using data from previous editions.

12,798 citations

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TL;DR: In this article, a search for the Standard Model Higgs boson in proton-proton collisions with the ATLAS detector at the LHC is presented, which has a significance of 5.9 standard deviations, corresponding to a background fluctuation probability of 1.7×10−9.

9,282 citations

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TL;DR: In this paper, results from searches for the standard model Higgs boson in proton-proton collisions at 7 and 8 TeV in the CMS experiment at the LHC, using data samples corresponding to integrated luminosities of up to 5.8 standard deviations.

8,857 citations

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TL;DR: In this article, it was shown that the Aharonov-Bohm effect can be interpreted as a geometrical phase factor and a general formula for γ(C) was derived in terms of the spectrum and eigen states of the Hamiltonian over a surface spanning C.

Abstract: A quantal system in an eigenstate, slowly transported round a circuit C by varying parameters R in its Hamiltonian Ĥ(R), will acquire a geometrical phase factor exp{iγ(C)} in addition to the familiar dynamical phase factor. An explicit general formula for γ(C) is derived in terms of the spectrum and eigenstates of Ĥ(R) over a surface spanning C. If C lies near a degeneracy of Ĥ, γ(C) takes a simple form which includes as a special case the sign change of eigenfunctions of real symmetric matrices round a degeneracy. As an illustration γ(C) is calculated for spinning particles in slowly-changing magnetic fields; although the sign reversal of spinors on rotation is a special case, the effect is predicted to occur for bosons as well as fermions, and a method for observing it is proposed. It is shown that the Aharonov-Bohm effect can be interpreted as a geometrical phase factor.

7,425 citations

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TL;DR: In this article, a review of recent experimental and theoretical progress concerning many-body phenomena in dilute, ultracold gases is presented, focusing on effects beyond standard weakcoupling descriptions, such as the Mott-Hubbard transition in optical lattices, strongly interacting gases in one and two dimensions, or lowest-Landau-level physics in quasi-two-dimensional gases in fast rotation.

Abstract: This paper reviews recent experimental and theoretical progress concerning many-body phenomena in dilute, ultracold gases. It focuses on effects beyond standard weak-coupling descriptions, such as the Mott-Hubbard transition in optical lattices, strongly interacting gases in one and two dimensions, or lowest-Landau-level physics in quasi-two-dimensional gases in fast rotation. Strong correlations in fermionic gases are discussed in optical lattices or near-Feshbach resonances in the BCS-BEC crossover.

6,601 citations