[ TPMWTVOSUPH ] VL Nuclear and Particle Physics

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Physics Peter Bauer 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Technical Physics 2020W
Objectives This lecture shall provide an overview about the physical phenomena in the area of nuclear physics and elementary particle physics. It shall deepen the physical understanding in those areas including technological applications (nuclear reactor, fusion reactor)
Subject Properties of stable nuclei, electromagnetic transitions, models of the nucleus, structure of nucleons, fundamental interactions, nuclear disintegration, detection of radiation, nuclear fission and reactors, nuclear fusion
Criteria for evaluation oral examination
Methods lecture
Language (*)Englisch oder Deutsch
Study material B. Povh, K. Rith, C. Scholz und F. Zetschke, "Teilchen und Kerne, Einführung in die physikalischen Konzepte", Springer, Berlin, 1997;
T. Mayer-Kuckuck, "Kernphysik", Teubner Studienbücher, Stuttgart, 1994;
W. Demtröder, Experimentalphysik IV (Kerne und Elementarteilchen), Springer-Lehrbuch, 2010;
Gian Francesco Giudice, Odyssee im Zeptoraum - eine Reise in die Physik des LHC, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012;
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment