PHYS 7645

PHYS 7645

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2021-2022.

This course is an introduction to the Standard Model of particle physics. Familiarity with Feynman rules, Lagrangians, and relativistic wave equations at the level of PHYS 7651 is required. Topics covered include strong and electro-weak interactions, Higgs mechanism, and phenomenology of weak interactions, the quark model, and particle detectors. The course is taught at the level of Particle Physics: A Comprehensive Introduction by Abe Seiden, and The Standard Model and Beyond by Paul Langacker.

When Offered Spring.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Prerequisite: PHYS 7651 and PHYS 4444 or equivalent. Undergrads by permission of instructor.

Comments Undergraduate students must take course for letter grade.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Choose one lecture and one discussion.

  • 3 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 20394 PHYS 7645   LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: In Person

  • 20395 PHYS 7645   DIS 201

  • Instruction Mode: In Person