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Group Theory for Particle Physics

Convenor: Dr O. Villalobos Baillie (Birmingham)

Module Code: PP5

Duration (Hours): 10 hourly sessions

Start Date and Commitments

12/11/18, Mondays 1100-1200, Tuesdays 1200-1300, Ending 11/12/18

Module Details

Review properties of groups and how they can be applied in particle physics

Get overview of relevant concepts in Lie groups and Lie algebra;

Get introduction to the application of these groups to the static Quark Model;

Study structure of SU(3) multiplets and their coupling.

Resources

Lecture notes