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PHY 521LEC - Elemntry Particle Physics
Elemntry Particle Physics A Enrollment Information (not real time - data refreshed nightly)
Class #:   19582   Enrollment Capacity:   20
Section:   A   Enrollment Total:   2
Credits:   3.00 credits   Seats Available:   18
Dates:   01/30/2023 - 05/12/2023   Status:   OPEN
Days, Time:   T R , 12:30 PM - 1:50 PM
Room:   Frnczk 341 view map
Location:   North Campus      
  Course Description
Designed to acquaint students with the broad features of particle physics, serving either as an introduction to further study or as an informative overview for specialists in other fields. Complete familiarity with special relativity and quantum mechanics is assumed. Topics: introduction to families of particles; relativistic kinematics applied to reaction cross-sections and decay rates; symmetries and conservation laws, isospin, strangeness, charm, and beauty; parity and CP violation in weak interactions; quark model of hadrons; high-energy accelerators and detectors; applications of particle physics in heavy-ion collisions, astrophysics, and the early universe.
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