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260040 VO Neutrino physics (2016S)

2.50 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik

Details

Language: German, English

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Thursday 03.03. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien (Kickoff Class)
Thursday 10.03. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 17.03. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 07.04. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 14.04. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 21.04. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 28.04. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 12.05. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 19.05. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 02.06. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 09.06. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 16.06. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 23.06. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien
Thursday 30.06. 14:00 - 15:30 Ludwig-Boltzmann-Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, EG, 1090 Wien

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Goal: Basic understanding of current status and problems in neutrino physics
Content:
Phenomenology (neutrino sources, neutrino detection, neutrino oscillations)
Theory (Dirac and Majorana mass terms, seesaw mechanism, tree-level neutrino masses in extensions of the Standard Model, radiative neutrino masses)
Method: ex-cathedra teaching

Assessment and permitted materials

Written exam, no supporting material allowed

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Grading: maximal number of points = 60, minimal number of points for positive grade = 30 points
0 - 29 points: 5
30 - 38 points: 4
39 - 46 points: 3
47 - 54 points: 2
55 - 60 points: 1

Examination topics

Content of the lecture

Reading list

S.M. Bilenky, C. Giunti, W. Grimus,
Phenomenology of Neutrino Oscillations,
arXiv:hep-ph/9812360

W. Grimus,
Neutrino Physics - Theory,
arXiv:hep-ph/0307149

M. Fukugita, T. Yanagida,
Physics of Neutrinos,
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003

Further literature will be announced during the lecture.

Association in the course directory

MaV 7

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