STANDARD MODEL

Second cycle degree in PHYSICS

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: Second Semester

Lecturer: FERRUCCIO FERUGLIO

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Students should be familiar with the fundamental aspects of field theory, quantum electrodynamics and the calculation of amplitudes for physical processes through Feynman diagrams.
Examination methods: Oral examination
Course unit contents: Lagrangian construction summary for the Standard Model; Yukawa interactions and flavor physics; Aspects of the physics of the B meson; Mass terms for neutrinos, leptonic mixing and neutrino oscillations; Anomalies and the decay of the pion into two photons; Standard Model Precision Tests; Production and decay of the Higgs boson.