Coursebooks 2017-2018

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Selected topics in nuclear and particle physics

PHYS-400

Lecturer(s) :

Blanc Frédéric

Language:

English

Summary

This course presents de physical principles and the recent research developments on three topics of particle and nuclear physics: the physics of neutrinos, dark matter, and plasmas of quark and gluons. An emphasis is given on experimental aspects in these three fields.

Content

Neutrino physics:

Dark matter:

Quark gluon plasma (QGP):

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

Nuclear and particle physics I and II, Quantum mechanics I and II, Elementary particle physics I, Physics of atoms, nuclei and elementary particles

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Teaching methods

Ex cathedra and exercises in the classroom

Assessment methods

oral exam (100%)

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants Yes
Forum No

In the programs

  • Applied Physics, 2017-2018, Master semester 2
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Selected topics in nuclear and particle physics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Applied Physics, 2017-2018, Master semester 4
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Selected topics in nuclear and particle physics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
  • Physics - master program, 2017-2018, Master semester 2
    • Semester
      Spring
    • Exam form
      Oral
    • Credits
      4
    • Subject examined
      Selected topics in nuclear and particle physics
    • Lecture
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks
    • Exercises
      2 Hour(s) per week x 14 weeks

Reference week

MoTuWeThFr
8-9
9-10
10-11
11-12
12-13
13-14
14-15 BSP626
15-16
16-17 BSP626
17-18
18-19
19-20
20-21
21-22
Lecture
Exercise, TP
Project, other

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