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C. Caso *et al.* (Particle Data Group),
The European Physical Journal **C3** (1998) 1

To reduce the size of the following Reviews' PostScript files, we have divided them into several subfiles.

We present the following indices:

- Cosmic Rays
- Cosmic Background Radiation
- Electroweak Model and Constraints on New Physics
- Particle Detectors
- Passage of Particles through Matter
- QCD
- Statistics

PostScript | Part 1 | (7 pages) | Primary spectra, Cosmic rays in the atmosphere, Cosmic rays at the surface | |

PostScript | Part 2 | (9 pages) | Cosmic rays underground, Air showers, References |

**Cosmic Background
Radiation** (2 parts)

PostScript | Part 1 | (5 pages) | Introduction, The CMB frequency spectrum | |

PostScript | Part 2 | (8 pages) | Deviations from isotropy, References |

**Electroweak Model and
Constraints on New Physics** (3 parts)

PostScript | Part 1 | (11 pages) | Introduction, Renormalization and radiative corrections, Cross-section and asymmetry formulas | |

PostScript | Part 2 | (11 pages) | W and Z decays, Experimental results | |

PostScript | Part 3 | (14 pages) | Constraints on new physics, References |

PostScript | Part 1 | (12 pages) | Organic scintillators, Inorganic scintillators, Cerenkov detectors, Transition radiation detectors (TRD's), Silicon photodiodes and particle detectors, Proportional and drift chambers | |

PostScript | Part 2 | (3 pages) | Time-projection chambers | |

PostScript | Part 3 | (11 pages) | Calorimeters, Measurement of particle momenta in a uniform magnetic field, Superconducting solenoids for collider detectors, Other observations, References |

**Passage of
Particles through Matter** (3 parts)

PostScript | Part 1 | (9 pages) | Notation, Ionization energy loss by heavy particles | |

PostScript | Part 2 | (8 pages) | Multiple scattering through small angles, Radiation length and associated quantities, Electromagnetic cascades | |

PostScript | Part 3 | (8 pages) | Muon energy loss at high energy, Cerenkov and transition radiation, References |

PostScript | Part 1 | (12 pages) | The QCD Lagrangian, The QCD coupling and renormalization scheme, QCD in deep-inelastic scattering, QCD in decays of the tau lepton, QCD in high-energy hadron collisions | |

PostScript | Part 2 | (13 pages) | QCD in heavy-quarkonium decay, Perturbative QCD in e+ e- collisions, Scaling violations in fragmentation functions, Jet rates in ep collisions, Lattice QCD, Conclusions, References |

PostScript | Part 1 | (8 pages) | Parameter estimation, Data with a common mean, The method of maximum likelihood, Propagation of errors, Method of least squares | |

PostScript | Part 2 | (9 pages) | Exact confidence intervals, References |

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