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.

Note:

  • 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.

Schedules:
Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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