Course syllabus

Modern experimentell partikelfysik
Modern Experimental Particle Physics

EXTP35, 7,5 credits, A (Second Cycle)

Valid for: 2013/14
Decided by: Education Board B
Date of Decision: 2013-04-10

General Information

Elective for: F4, F4-aft
Language of instruction: The course will be given in English


Learning outcomes

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Competences and skills
For a passing grade the student must


The course will address current research topics in particle and astroparticle physics, and will focus on aspects of running and future experiments in the area. The covered subjects are:

Examination details

Grading scale: TH
Assessment: Written examination, hand-in exercises and oral presentation of project work. Exercises, project work and the course elements associated with these are compulsory. The final grade for the course is determined by the aggregated results of the different parts of the requirements, being the weighted sum of the achievements, with proportions defined on basis of the relative importance of each.


Required prior knowledge: FAFF10 Atomic and Nuclear Physics with Applications
The number of participants is limited to: No

Reading list

Contact and other information

Course coordinator: Oxana Smirnova,
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