Y1 Introduction to Particle Physics and Cosmology

Material for the 2012-13 course.

The course consists of two separate parts, PP and Cosmology.

The course begins on Thursday 10th Jan. in Strathcona LR1, 10:00. PP lectures will be given in this slot each week.

The cosmology lectures will be begin on Tuesday 15th Jan., Poynting S06 (Small Lecture Theatre) at 11:00, and will continue in this slot each week

Please use references given below each lecture as background reading to the course. The lecture numbers given below refer to the PP lectures only.

Note that some URLs to scientific journals may be restricted to IP addresses on campus and may not work from home.

Written lecture notes are not distributed but all transparencies/handouts are given below. A non-exhaustive list of references is given for each lecture. Note that references are to Martin and Shaw 1st Edition as in the course reading list. If using 2nd edition Martin and Shaw, please refer to chapter 11 rather than chapter 10.

  • Lecture 3 (24 Jan. 2013) (4 slides/page)
    • Martin (beginning only of) Section 1.3, 1.4.1,
    • Martin and Shaw, (concepts only, beginnings of) Sections 4.1, 4.2
    • Martin and Shaw, Sections 6.1, 6.1.1
    • Martin and Shaw, Sections 7.2.1, 7.2.2, 7.2.3
    • Martin and Shaw, Sections 9.1.1 (also 9.1 and 9.1.1)

  • Lecture 4 (31 Jan. 2013) (4 slides/page)
    • Martin and Shaw, Sections 8.3.3
    • Background/further reading for the very interested, not required for the course itself!

Example questions and solutions for revision practise

Example questions, more can be added on request.

See also Prof. Vecchio's web pages for the cosmology component of this module.

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pdfpdf IntroToPPC_2011_12_Syllabus.pdf manage 8.2 K 08 Feb 2012 - 22:26 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf IntroToPPC_2012_13_Syllabus.pdf manage 8.3 K 10 Jan 2013 - 08:56 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_1.pdf manage 3376.0 K 10 Jan 2013 - 09:34 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_1_2010_4up.pdf manage 2523.1 K 28 Apr 2010 - 16:25 NigelWatson Transparencies for lecture 1
pdfpdf Lecture_1_2011.pdf manage 3170.9 K 17 Feb 2011 - 08:27 NigelWatson Lecture 1 slides
pdfpdf Lecture_1_2011_4up.pdf manage 1115.8 K 17 Feb 2011 - 08:27 NigelWatson Lecture 1 slides, 4/page
pdfpdf Lecture_1_4up.pdf manage 1179.5 K 10 Jan 2013 - 09:34 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_2.pdf manage 1374.5 K 16 Jan 2013 - 21:10 NigelWatson  
pptppt Lecture_2.ppt manage 1605.0 K 23 Jan 2014 - 09:44 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_2_2010_4up.pdf manage 430.6 K 28 Apr 2010 - 16:26 NigelWatson Transparencies for lecture 2
pdfpdf Lecture_2_2011.pdf manage 948.0 K 17 Feb 2011 - 08:27 NigelWatson Lecture 2 slides
pdfpdf Lecture_2_4up.pdf manage 328.1 K 16 Jan 2013 - 21:10 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_3.pdf manage 694.2 K 23 Jan 2013 - 22:27 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_3_2010.pdf manage 1563.7 K 28 Apr 2010 - 16:26 NigelWatson Transparencies for lecture 3
pdfpdf Lecture_3_2011.pdf manage 392.5 K 26 Feb 2011 - 16:02 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_3_2011_4up.pdf manage 198.7 K 26 Feb 2011 - 16:03 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_3_4up.pdf manage 422.7 K 23 Jan 2013 - 22:26 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_4.pdf manage 1969.9 K 31 Jan 2013 - 09:46 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_4_2009.pdf manage 6610.1 K 12 Feb 2009 - 14:06 NigelWatson Transparencies for lecture 4
pdfpdf Lecture_4_2010.pdf manage 1253.5 K 28 Apr 2010 - 16:27 NigelWatson Transparencies for lecture 4
pdfpdf Lecture_4_2010_4up.pdf manage 363.1 K 28 Apr 2010 - 16:27 NigelWatson Transparencies for lecture 4
pdfpdf Lecture_4_2011_4up.pdf manage 129.6 K 26 Feb 2011 - 16:01 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_4_4up.pdf manage 590.0 K 31 Jan 2013 - 09:46 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_5.pdf manage 1977.3 K 26 Feb 2012 - 19:33 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_5_2009.pdf manage 5865.8 K 12 Feb 2009 - 14:13 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_5_2010.pdf manage 3464.7 K 28 Apr 2010 - 16:27 NigelWatson Transparencies for lecture 5
pdfpdf Lecture_5_2010_4up.pdf manage 1019.7 K 28 Apr 2010 - 16:27 NigelWatson Transparencies for lecture 5
pdfpdf Lecture_5_2011.pdf manage 1702.1 K 03 Mar 2011 - 08:31 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_5_2011_4up.pdf manage 656.2 K 03 Mar 2011 - 08:31 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Lecture_5_4up.pdf manage 647.2 K 26 Feb 2012 - 19:34 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Overview.pdf manage 18.2 K 28 Jan 2009 - 22:12 NigelWatson Overview of 2008-9 course
pdfpdf PPCexample_problems_2011.pdf manage 87.1 K 03 Mar 2011 - 08:28 NigelWatson Example problems for 2011 course
pdfpdf PPCexample_problems_2011_solns.pdf manage 116.9 K 21 May 2013 - 08:00 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf Syllabus.pdf manage 8.3 K 17 Feb 2011 - 08:29 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf lecture_11.pdf manage 390.1 K 16 Feb 2012 - 08:22 NigelWatson  
pdfpdf lecture_11_4up.pdf manage 232.0 K 16 Feb 2012 - 08:22 NigelWatson  
Topic revision: r29 - 23 Jan 2014 - 09:44:43 - NigelWatson
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