Experimental Methods in Nuclear-, Particle-, and Astrophysics Spring 2017 Reference Page

Course Number: 
736
Instructor: 
Justin Vandenbroucke
Level: 
Graduate
Course Description: 
Interaction of particles with matter; detector techniques at colliding beam machines, in nuclear and particle physics, astrophysics, and cosmology; experimental strategies in detector design; principles of simulation and Monte Carlo methods, error analysis and statistical techniques in data analysis.
Prerequisites: 
Physics 535 or consent of instructor
Lecture Place and Time: 
MW 2:30-3:45pm, 2116 Chamberlin Hall
Textbooks: 
Experimental Techniques in Nuclear and Particle Physics by Tavernier Springer 2010, ISBN 3642426026
Statistics: A Guide To the Use of Statistical Methods in The Physical Sciences by Barlow Wiley 1993, ISBN 0471922951
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