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PHY 803  Survey of Elementary Particle Physics

Semester:
Spring of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
students should have completed undergraduate degree in physics
Restrictions:
Open to graduate students in the Department of Physics and Astronomy or approval of department.
Not open to students with credit in:
PHY 493
Description:
Overview of high-energy physics, including the standard model, quark composition of hadrons, collider physics and the role of elementary particle physics in cosmology.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2014 - Open