PHYS 509

Standard Model Phenomenology

Units: 1.5

An introduction to the Standard Model of particle physics, including its symmetries and field-theoretic structure. Further topics may include a brief introduction to Lie groups and their applications, spontaneous symmetry breaking, Goldstone's theorem and the Higgs mechanism, aspects of quantum chromodynamics.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of PHYS 509, PHYS 506B.

Graduate course in the Physics program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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