Probing the Electron to Test the Most Precise Prediction of the Standard Model and Beyond [Applied Physics/Physics Colloquium]

Topic: 
Probing the Electron to Test the Most Precise Prediction of the Standard Model and Beyond
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 4:15pm
Venue: 
Hewlett 200
Speaker: 
Gerald Gabrielse, George Vasmer Leverett Professor of Physics (Harvard University)
Abstract / Description: 

The most precise measurement of an elementary particle property tests the Standard Model's most precise prediction. The electron's measured charge asymmetry probes well beyond the Standard Model.