Origin of positron
Examples from the Web for positron
Contemporary Examples of positron
The uncertainty in the positron counts are huge at the high energy end of the AMS-02 results.Still No Dark Matter from Space Station Experiment
Matthew R. Francis
September 21, 2014
Another highly regarded method was PET, or positron emission tomography.Illustrating the Brain
December 10, 2009
Historical Examples of positron
These units are the positron, the negatron, and the neutron.Cube Root of Conquest
Roger Phillips Graham
The design of the electron brain had completely ignored the polarity of the positron.
As I am the only scholar in my field—the polarity of the positron—I have never been asked for information.
- physics the antiparticle of the electron, having the same mass but an equal and opposite charge. It is produced in certain decay processes and in pair production, annihilation occurring when it collides with an electron
Word Origin for positron
1933, coined from posi(tive) (elec)tron.
- A positively charged particle of the same mass and magnitude of charge as an electron.antielectron positive electron
- The antiparticle that corresponds to an electron. Also called antielectron