A type of neutrino associated with the electron, often created in particle interactions involving electrons (such as beta decay). The electron neutrino has a mass of less than 4 × 10&spminus;6 that of an electron.
Electron-neutrino Sentence Examples
Currenly has the best limit on electron neutrino to muon neutrino oscillations.
Electron neutrino identification and background systematics studies in the Near and Far Detectors as part of muon neutrino to electron neutrino oscillation analysis.
From tritium decay experiments comes an upper limit of 2.2 eV for the electron neutrino.