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What does QCD stand for?

QCD stands for Quantum Chromodynamics


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Quantum chromodynamics is a non-Abelian gauge field theory that can describe the strong interactions of fundamental particles, he explains, and he introduces the field to first-year graduate students, introducing gauge theory as a whole at the same time.
Using the theory known as quantum chromodynamics (or QCD), the researchers were able to account for interactions between quarks and gluons--the subatomic inhabitants of protons and neutrons--in sufficient detail to show how those interactions generate the precise amount of mass that protons and neutrons possess.