Chronology of Milestone Events in Particle Physics - LEE 1957B
Chronology of Milestone Events in Particle Physics

LEE 1957B

Lee, T.D.; Yang, C.N.;
Parity Nonconservation and Two-Component Theory of the Neutrino
Phys. Rev. 105 (1957) 1671;

Reprinted in
The Physical Review - the First Hundred Years, AIP Press (1995) 1021.
The Development of Weak Interaction Theory, editor P. K. Kabir, Gordon and Breach Science Publishers, New York - London, (1963) 69.

A two-component theory of the neutrino is discussed. The theory is possible only if parity is not conserved in interactions involving the neutrino. Various experimental implications are analyzed. Some general remarks concerning nonconservation are made.

Related references
More (earlier) information appears in
T. D. Lee and C. N. Yang, Phys. Rev. 104 (1956) 254;
See also
G. Luders, Kgl. Dansk. Videnskab. Selskab., Mat.-Fys. Medd. 28 No. 5 (1954);
E. J. Konopinski and H. M. Mahmoud, Phys. Rev. 92 (1953) 1045;
L. Michel, Proc. Roy. Soc. 63 (1950) 514;
C. P. Sargent, M. C. Rinehart, L. M. Lederman, and K. C. Rogers, Phys. Rev. 99 (1955) 885;
W. Pauli, Handbuch der Phys. 24/1 (1933) 226;
W. Pauli, Niels Bohr and the Development of Physics, Pergamon Press, London (1955);

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