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PHY 891  Elementary Particle Physics

Spring of every year
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
PHY 853
Nonabelian gauge theory, spontaneously broken gauge theory, electroweak interaction, QCD, W and Z boson coupling to quarks and leptons, charm, top and bottom quarks, particle generations.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1995 - SUMMER 2017