**Particle Physics 1**

by Marcel Merk

**Publisher**: Nikhef 2011**Number of pages**: 149

**Description**:

These are lecture notes to the 1-st year master course. Topics covered: Concepts and History; Electrodynamics of spinless particles; Electrodynamics of spin 1/2 particles; The Weak interaction; Electroweak scattering: The Standard Model.

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