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Proceedings of the 2009 CERN-Latin-American School of High-Energy Physics

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Proceedings of the 2009 CERN-Latin-American School of High-Energy Physics
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Publisher: CERN
Number of pages: 572

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The CERN-Latin-American School of High-Energy Physics is intended to give young physicists an introduction to the theoretical aspects of recent advances in elementary particle physics. These proceedings contain lectures on quantum field theory, quantum chromodynamics, physics beyond the Standard Model, neutrino physics, flavour physics and CP violation, particle cosmology, high-energy astro-particle physics, and heavy-ion physics, as well as trigger and data acquisition, and commissioning and early physics analysis of the ATLAS and CMS experiments.

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