402-0717-BSL  Particle Physics at CERN

SemesterAutumn Semester 2021
LecturersW. Lustermann
Periodicityevery semester recurring course
Language of instructionEnglish


402-0717-00 PParticle Physics at CERN Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers.
Permission from lecturers required for all students.
210s hrsby appt.W. Lustermann

Catalogue data

AbstractDuring the semester break participating students stay for 4 weeks at CERN and perform experimental work relevant to our particle physics projects. Dates to be agreed upon.
ObjectiveStudents learn, by doing, the needed skills to perform a small particle physics experiment: setup, problem solving, data taking, analysis, interpretation and presentation in a written report of publication quality.
ContentDetailed information in: https://ethteilchenpraktikumn.web.cern.ch/
Prerequisites / NoticeLanguage of instruction: English or German

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
ECTS credits8 credits
ExaminersW. Lustermann
Typeungraded semester performance
Language of examinationEnglish
RepetitionRepetition only possible after re-enrolling for the course unit.
Additional information on mode of examinationDie Leistungskontrolle erfolgt aufgrund einer schriftlichen Arbeit und eines muendlichen 20 minuetigen Vortrags.
Die Arbeit kann auf Deutsch oder Englisch verfasst werden.

Learning materials

Main linkhttps://ethteilchenpraktikumn.web.cern.ch/ETHTeilchenpraktikumCERNen.html
Learning environmenthttps://ethteilchenpraktikumn.web.cern.ch/ETHTeilchenpraktikumCERNen.html
Only public learning materials are listed.


No information on groups available.


General : Special students and auditors need a special permission from the lecturers
Permission from lecturers required for all students

Offered in

Physics BachelorProseminars, Experimental and Theoretical Semester PapersWInformation