Higgs

The term Higgs appears in:

* Alan Higgs, English businessman and philanthropist

* Eric Sidney Higgs, English archaeologist
* Sir Derek Higgs, an English business leader and merchant banker
* Henry Higgs (1864 - 1940) English civil servant, economist and historian of economic thought
* Joe Higgs, Jamaican singer and musician
* Ken Higgs, English cricketer
* Peter Higgs, physicist
** Higgs mechanism, an explanation for electroweak symmetry breaking named for Peter Higgs
** Higgs boson, a theoretical elementary particle arising from the Higgs mechanism
** Higgs field, is a postulated quantum field, mediated by the Higgs boson
* Ray Higgs, Australian rugby league footballer
* Rebekah Higgs, Canadian singer


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  • Higgs — steht für: das Higgs Boson, ein hypothetisches Elementarteilchen den Higgs Mechanismus, der beschreibt, wie Elementarteilchen ihre Masse erhalten Higgs ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Blake Alphonso Higgs (1915−1986; bekannt als Blind… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Higgs — Boson de Higgs Boson de Higgs Propriétés générales Classification Boson Composition Élémentaire Groupe Boson de jauge Propriétés physiques Masse Au moins 115 GeV⋅c 2 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Higgs — [higz] (also Higgs boson or Higgs particle) n. Physics a subatomic particle whose existence is predicted by the theory that unified the weak and electromagnetic interactions Origin: 1970s: named after Peter W. Higgs (1929 ), English physicist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Higgs — noun Short form of Higgs boson …   Wiktionary

  • Higgs-Boson — (H) Klassifikation Elementarteilchen Boson Eigenschaften Ladung neutral Masse > 114.000  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Higgs Island — Lage von Higgs Island (rot eingekreist) innerhalb der Bermudas Gewässer At …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Higgs and Wilson — were a Jamaican singing duo, consisting of Joe Higgs and Roy Wilson. Higgs And Wilson were one of Jamaica s first indigenous recording artists, and their debut single, Oh Manny Oh , sold over 50,000 copies in Jamaica in 1960. In the early 1960s… …   Wikipedia

  • Higgs and Wilson — fue un grupo armónico vocal de Jamaica compuesto por Joe Higgs y Roy Wilson. Higgs and Wilson fueron uno de los primeros grupos autóctonos de Jamaica, y su single debut fue Oh Manny Oh , que vendió más de 50.000 copias en Jamaica en 1960. A… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Higgs review — The Higgs review of the role and effectiveness of non executive directors in the UK, established under the chairmanship of Derek Higgs in 2002. It made recommendations for a revised Combined Code. Many of those recommendations were taken up by… …   Law dictionary

  • Higgs report — Derek Higgs led an independent review of the role and effectiveness of non executive directors in January 2003. A report was subsequently published and many of its recommendations were included in the Combined Code. Related links Higgs review… …   Law dictionary


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