Course Content (Syllabus)
Interactions and the Yukawa mechanism. Classification of elementary particles. Natural system of units. Relativistic kinematics. Mandelstam variables. Resonances and invariant mass. Symmetries and conservation laws, Noether's theorem. Space inversion, charge conjugation, time reversal, CPT theorem. Kaons and kaon oscillations. CP violation and kaons. Isotopic spin. G-parity. Scattering and decays of particles. Deep inelastic scattering. Short description of the standard model.