Multivariate Methods in High Energy Physics
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Multivariate Methods in High Energy Physics by Pushpalatha C. Bhat

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Published by World Scientific Publishing Company .
Written in English


  • Nuclear Physics,
  • Solid State Physics,
  • Physics,
  • Probability & Statistics - General,
  • High Energy Physics,
  • Multivariate Analysis,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13168174M
ISBN 109810243472
ISBN 109789810243470

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