PHYS 742 Introduction to the Standard Model (3 credits)

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Offered by: Physics (Faculty of Science)

Administered by: Graduate Studies

Overview

Physics : Introduction to the Standard Model of Particle Physics. Review of field theory preliminaries. Phenomenology such as decay of Z and W bosons, heavy lepton decay, scattering and the Z resonance, with development of computational methods as needed. Effective field theories, bound states in QCD, QCD interactions and possible extension of the standard model.

Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2016-2017 academic year.

Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2016-2017 academic year.