Lund University FYST17 / LTH EXTP35 course
The course addresses current research topics in particle and astroparticle physics, and focuses on aspects of current and future experiments in the area. The course consists of 2 major parts: Current Front-line Research, and Experiments and Methods, representing 7.5 ECTS credits together.
Time: The course is given every year during the first part of the spring term (January - March).
Course plan: Official course syllabus (PDF).
Evaluation: The course is completed by a written exam, see sample questions (PDF).
Lecturers: Oxana Smirnova, Vincent Hedberg, Alessandro de Angelis (contact details).
Textbook: Martin, B.R. & Shaw, G.: "Particle Physics" 3rd edition, John Wiley & Sons, 2008
Extra material: Notes on particle kinematics, cross-sections etc. (PDF)
Spring Term 2014 (VT14)
Introductory meeting: Wednesday, 22 January 2014, 10:15, in H530 (Introductory notes are available).
EXAM: Friday March 21, 9:00-13:00, H530 (see also sample questions)
The course takes place in January - March 2014, on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, from 15:15 to 17:00 in room H530 (except February 12, February 26 and March 5, when lectures will be in room H322) . Lectures start on Friday, 24 January 2014.
Lecture notes (PDF):
Contact: Oxana Smirnova, tel. 046-222 7699, Fysicum B312