PHYS-746 / 2 credits

Teacher: Wulzer Andrea

Language: English

Remark: Next time: Fall 2021


Frequency

Every 2 years

Summary

The course offers a conceptually and methodologically advanced overview of the Standard Model and of some of its extensions. It provides the students with the basic tools and with the first elements of "Beyond the SM" model-building and phenomenology.

Content

Note

Examination procedure: oral + exercices

Keywords

Higgs Model, Beyond the Standard Model, Effective Field Theory, High-Energy
Physics

Learning Prerequisites

Required courses

Basic knowledge of the Standard Model and of Quantum Field Theory is required

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Appreciate those aspects that make the Standard Higgs Model unique as a description of Electroweak interactions and of Electroweak symmetry breaking
  • Gain concepts and tools needed to design further experimental test of the Higgs model at the LHC and future colliders.

In the programs

  • Exam form: Oral (session free)
  • Subject examined: Before and Behind the Standard Model
  • Lecture: 28 Hour(s)

Reference week