org.jscience.physics.quantum.particles
Class Baryon

java.lang.Object
  extended by org.jscience.physics.Particle
      extended by org.jscience.physics.RelativisticParticle
          extended by org.jscience.physics.quantum.QuantumParticle
              extended by org.jscience.physics.quantum.particles.Hadron
                  extended by org.jscience.physics.quantum.particles.Baryon
All Implemented Interfaces:
java.io.Serializable
Direct Known Subclasses:
Hyperon, Nucleon

public abstract class Baryon
extends Hadron

A class representing baryons.

See Also:
Serialized Form

Field Summary
 
Fields inherited from class org.jscience.physics.quantum.QuantumParticle
spinZ
 
Fields inherited from class org.jscience.physics.RelativisticParticle
momentum, position
 
Constructor Summary
Baryon()
          Constructs a baryon.
 
Method Summary
 int baryonQN()
          Returns the baryon number.
 
Methods inherited from class org.jscience.physics.quantum.particles.Hadron
eLeptonQN, muLeptonQN, tauLeptonQN
 
Methods inherited from class org.jscience.physics.quantum.QuantumParticle
anti, charge, isAnti, isospin, isospinZ, spin, strangeQN
 
Methods inherited from class org.jscience.physics.RelativisticParticle
equals, restMass
 
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, toString, wait, wait, wait
 

Constructor Detail

Baryon

public Baryon()
Constructs a baryon.

Method Detail

baryonQN

public final int baryonQN()
Returns the baryon number.

Specified by:
baryonQN in class QuantumParticle
Returns:
1