Calculation of the Masses of All Fundamental Elementary Particles with an Accuracy of Approx. 1%

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The masses of a l l fundamental elementary particles (those with a lifetime > 10-24 sec) can be calculated with an inaccuracy of approx. 1% using the equation m/melectron = N/2α where α is the coupling constant of quantum electrodynamics (also known as fine structure constant) (= 1/137.036), and N is an integer variable. This is the by far most accurate and most comprehensive approach to calculate the particle masses.

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K. Greulich, "Calculation of the Masses of All Fundamental Elementary Particles with an Accuracy of Approx. 1%," Journal of Modern Physics, Vol. 1 No. 5, 2010, pp. 300-302. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2010.15042.

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