Brief Overview

The problem with beta decay The prehistory of the neutrino starts in 1896 when Henri Becquerel discovered some strange radiation emitted by uranium salts [Bec96]. Isolating the radium, Pierre and Marie Curie named this new phenomenon “radioactivity”. Ernest Rutherford showed that Continue Reading …

Historical plots

We display below some plots or figures that mark the history of Neutrino Physics, either breakthrough and primary results or summary plots corresponding to milestones. This list is non-exhaustive and is the arbitrary choice of the authors. Color legend: [Red=Reactors Continue Reading …