PHY563 The Standard Model of Electroweak Interactions

General Information

Lecturer: Prof. Gino Isidori   Y36 J82
Assistants:

Dr. Darius Faroughy Y36 J36

Julie Pagès  Y36 J44

Module Code: PHY563, 402-0895-00L
ECTS Credits: 6

Description

  • The Fermi theory of weak interactions  
  • The Standard Model (SM)
  • Electroweak precision tests of the SM
  • Higgs physics 
  • Flavour physics
  • Neutrino physics 
  • The main open problems of the SM
  • The SM as an effective theory 

Announcements

The course is held remotely on zoom.

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Timetable

Lectures

Friday 07:45 - 09:30 

First Lecture:  26.02.2021

Exercises

Wednesday 15:00 - 16:00 

First Exercise session:  03.03.2021

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Lecture Details

Lecture Date Handwritten notes

Video

Lecture 1 26.02.2021

Notes 1 (PDF, 1769 KB)

Zoom video
Lecture 2       

 

Exercise Details

Exercise set correction date Correction notes

Video

Set n. 1  (PDF, 123 KB) 03.03.2021

 

 
       

 

Suggested References

  • R. Barbieri, Ten Lectures on the ElectroWeak Interactions  0706.0684
  • P. Langacker, Introduction to the Standard Model and Electroweak Physics 0901.0241
  • J.F. Donoghue, E. Golowich, B.R Holstein, Dynamics of the Standard Model (Cambridge University Press, 2014)