Printer friendly

What does QCD stand for?

QCD stands for Quantum Chromodynamics

This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

See other meanings of QCD

Other Resources:
We have 13 other definitions for QCD in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

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.