141.243 Selected Experiments of Atomic, Nuclear and Particle Physics
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2020S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
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Course evaluation


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to reproduce and to describe essential questions and methods of certain areas of modern particle physics. The aquired knowledge will be presented in form of presentations.

Subject of course

Experiments in atomic, nuclear and particle phyics. Particle Accelerators - the "large" machines Experiments to verify the existence of quarks The quest for the Higgs-boson Search of the neutron electric dipole moment Search of the neutrino masses Search of dark matter Experiments to verify a violation of CP- and T-symmetry Production of Bose-Einstein condensates C14-radiocarbon dating Positron-Annihilation and its applications Particle-wave dualism experiments with electrons, neutrons and atoms Neutron- and synchrotronradiation-experiments at large scale facilities Nuclear magnetic resonance (state of technology, applications)

Teaching methods

Presentation by lecturers followed by presentations of the students

Mode of examination




Course dates

Mon14:00 - 17:0009.03.2020Hörsaal AI Selected Experiments of Atomic, Nuclear and Particle Physics

Examination modalities

participation at the lecture and presentation of a selected topic on atomic and subatomic physics

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
24.02.2020 11:00 10.04.2020 22:00 13.04.2020 22:00



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