Nuclear and Particle Physics

PHYS442 (Liberal Arts) Nuclear and Particle Physics 3 hrs. 3 crs. Introduction to the Standard Model of Nuclear and Particle Physics: historical development and experimental evidence; the fundamental forces and constituents of nature; introduction to tree-level calculations via Feynman diagrams; nuclear structure, stability, and decay; experimental techniques; survey of current topics and theories of beyond-Standard Model physics. Preq: PHYS 241 or CHEM 322. Coreq: MATH 223.