Course Synopses

16:750:613 PARTICLES (3)

  • Course Description:

    Prerequisite: 750:502 Quantum Mechanics, or equivalent. Introduction to the concepts and techniques underlying current research in elementary particles. Assumes knowledge of quantum mechanics, scattering theory, and nuclear spectroscopy. Properties of particles and their interactions based on the standard model of strong and electroweak interactions. Conservation laws. Discussion of specific experiments illustrating the standard model.

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