Part II Particle Physics

Dr Mark A. Thomson

Lent Term 2004

For my new (2006-) Part III Major Option Course, follow this link

Course synopsis
Examples Sheet (ps) (pdf)
Part II Examples Class
Part III Examples Class
Corrections (none so far)
Interesting particle physics links

Lecture transparencies (available online after lectures)
  • 1: Introduction to the Standard Model (pdf)
  • 2: The Electromagnetic Interaction (pdf)
  • 3: The Strong Interaction (pdf)
  • 4: The Quark Model (pdf)
  • 5: Spin, Helicity and the Dirac Equation (pdf)
  • 6: The Weak Interaction (pdf)
  • 7: Electroweak Unification (pdf)
  • 8: The Standard Model and Beyond (pdf)