Logo

Collider Physics within the Standard Model: a Primer

Small book cover: Collider Physics within the Standard Model: a Primer

Collider Physics within the Standard Model: a Primer
by

Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 163

Description:
These are graduate lecture notes on Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD) and the theory of Electroweak (EW) Interactions, with main focus on Collider Physics. I hope that these lectures can provide an introduction to the subject for the interested reader, assumed to be already familiar with quantum field theory and some basic facts in elementary particle physics as taught in undergraduate courses.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(3.5MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: The angular momentum controversy: What's it all about and does it matter?The angular momentum controversy: What's it all about and does it matter?
by - arXiv
The general question, crucial to the internal structure of nucleon, of how to split the total angular momentum of a photon or gluon into spin and orbital contributions is one of the most important and interesting challenges faced by gauge theories.
(6902 views)
Book cover: A Simple Introduction to Particle PhysicsA Simple Introduction to Particle Physics
by - arXiv
An introduction to the relevant mathematical and physical ideas that form the foundation of Particle Physics, including Group Theory, Relativistic Quantum Mechanics, Quantum Field Theory and Interactions, Abelian and Non-Abelian Gauge Theory, etc.
(15267 views)
Book cover: An Introduction to Spontaneous Symmetry BreakingAn Introduction to Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking
by - arXiv.org
Starting from a careful definition of symmetry in physics, we introduce symmetry breaking and its consequences. Emphasis is placed on the physics of singular limits, showing the reality of symmetry breaking even in small-sized systems.
(770 views)
Book cover: Semi-Simple Lie Algebras and Their RepresentationsSemi-Simple Lie Algebras and Their Representations
by - The Benjamin/Cummings Publishing
Designed to acquaint students of particle physics with techniques applicable to all simple Lie algebras, this text is especially suited to the study of grand unification theories. Subjects include simple roots and the Cartan matrix, and more.
(9459 views)