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260300 VO Experimental Particle Physics II (2018S)

2.50 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik


Language: English

Examination dates



Vorbesprechung: 02.03.18, 09:00-10:00, Raum 2.08, Boltzmanngasse 3.

Fr 09:00-12:00, Raum 2.08, Boltzmanngasse 3. Beginn: 09.03.18


Aims, contents and method of the course

Foundations of experimental particle physics, the standard model of particle physics, fundamental symmetries and conservation laws.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written examination (60 minutes) with basic questions of understanding
No aids allowed.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirement for positive result: 50% of total points
less than 50%: "nicht genügend"
Minimum 50% but less than 65%: "genügend"
Minimum 65% but less than 80%: "befriedigend"
Minimum 80% but less than 90%: "gut"
Minimum 90%: "sehr gut"

Examination topics

Part II, chapter 3-8 from the skriptum (lecture notes) available on moodle. Questions will be in English, it is possible to answer in German.

Reading list

D. H. Perkins, Introduction to High Energy Physics, Cambridge University Press 2000.
Henley & Garcia, Subatomic Physics, World Scientific, 3rd edition, 2007
C. Amsler, Nuclear and Particle Physics, IOP, 2015
Lecture notes (Skriptum) available via moodle

Association in the course directory

MF 3, MaG 12, MaV 2, LA-Ph212(1)

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