Graviton

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Graviton
Composeetion Elementary pairticle
Stateestics Bose–Einstein stateestics
Interactions Gravitation
Status Theoretical
Seembol G[1]
Antipairticle Sel
Theorized 1930s[2]
The name is attributed to Dmitrii Blokhintsev and F. M. Gal'perin in 1934[3]
Mass 0
Mean lifetime Stable
Electric chairgee
Spin 2

In theoretical pheesics, the graviton is a hypothetical elementary pairticle that mediates the force o gravitation in the framewirk o quantum field theory.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. G is uised tae avoid confusion wi gluons (symbol g)
  2. Rovelli, C. (2001). "Notes for a brief history of quantum gravity". arXiv:gr-qc/0006061 [gr-qc]. 
  3. Blokhintsev, D. I.; Gal'perin, F. M. (1934). "Gipoteza neitrino i zakon sokhraneniya energii" [Neutrino hypothesis and conservation of energy]. Pod Znamenem Marxisma (in Roushie). 6: 147–157.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |trans_title= (help)