402-0717-MSL  Particle Physics at CERN

SemesterSpring Semester 2022
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 the needed skills to, and 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: Link
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 sowie eines 20 minuetigen Vortrags über die Semesterarbeit.(Deutsch oder Englisch können als Sprachen gewählt werden).

Learning materials

Main linksiehe https://ethteilchenpraktikumn.web.cern.ch/
RecordingSiehe https://ethteilchenpraktikumn.web.cern.ch/
Learning environmentSiehe https://ethteilchenpraktikumn.web.cern.ch/
DocumentsSiehe https://ethteilchenpraktikumn.web.cern.ch/
LiteratureSiehe https://ethteilchenpraktikumn.web.cern.ch/
Additional linksSiehe https://ethteilchenpraktikumn.web.cern.ch/
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

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High-Energy Physics (Joint Master with IP Paris)Proseminars and Semester PapersWInformation
Physics MasterProseminars and Semester PapersWInformation