402-0891-00L  Phenomenology of Particle Physics I

SemesterAutumn Semester 2017
LecturersA. Rubbia, P. Crivelli
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish



Courses

NumberTitleHoursLecturers
402-0891-00 VPhenomenology of Particle Physics I3 hrs
Mon15:45-17:30HCI J 4 »
Tue11:45-12:30HPV G 5 »
A. Rubbia, P. Crivelli
402-0891-00 UPhenomenology of Particle Physics I
Tue 17-19 or Wed 9-11 or Wed 10-12
2 hrs
Tue16:45-18:30HIT F 31.2 »
Wed08:45-10:30HCI E 8 »
09:45-11:30HIT F 12 »
A. Rubbia, P. Crivelli

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AbstractTopics to be covered in Phenomenology of Particle Physics I:
Relativistic kinematics
Decay rates and cross sections
The Dirac equation
From the S-matrix to the Feynman rules of QED
Scattering processes in QED
Experimental tests of QED
Hadron spectroscopy
Unitary symmetries and QCD
QCD and alpha_s running
QCD in e^+e^- annihilation
Experimental tests of QCD in e^+e^- annihilation
ObjectiveIntroduction to modern particle physics
ContentTopics to be covered in Phenomenology of Particle Physics I:
Relativistic kinematics
Decay rates and cross sections
The Dirac equation
From the S-matrix to the Feynman rules of QED
Scattering processes in QED
Experimental tests of QED
Hadron spectroscopy
Unitary symmetries and QCD
QCD and alpha_s running
QCD in e^+e^- annihilation
Experimental tests of QCD in e^+e^- annihilation
LiteratureAs described in the entity: Lernmaterialien

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits10 credits
ExaminersA. Rubbia, P. Crivelli
Typesession examination
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationoral 30 minutes
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ProgrammeSectionType
High-Energy Physics (Joint Master with EP Paris)Core Courses in Experimental PhysicsWInformation
Physics MasterCore Courses: Experimental PhysicsWInformation