University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Phys 4511.001

Introduction to Nuclear and Particle Physics

Syllabus and Topical Schedule
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Required Texts for the course
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1. D. Griffiths, Introduction to Elementary Particles.2nd Revised Ed. Wiley-VCH

2. A. Das and T. Ferbel. Nuclear and Particle Physics. 2nd Ed. World Scientific.
This book is available as an ebook. Go to https://reserves.lib.umn.edu and log in.
We will also use extracts from Henley and Garcia, Subatomic Physics. Any such extracts will be posted on the website.

3. PDG Handbook: http://pdg.lbl.gov/ You must order this (online) in order to
have your own personal copy for the exams. It is free. Do not download and
print it. Instead, click on Order: Book and Booklet and follow through with the
instructions, checking booklet (not book) when you get to that window.