Physics 4420

Intro to Particle and Nuclear Physics

Spring 2014

Lectures: MWF 12:00-12:50

in Duane D142

Professor Alysia Marino


Please order a freeParticle Data Booklet from the Particle Data Group Website. Your exams will be open booklet, so please request one now.

Course Information

Course Calendar
Includes the weekly reading assignments.


In general, homework is due at Noon on Wednesdays. You must turn it into the before the lecture begins. No late HW will be accepted without prior approval.
Homework assignments and solutions will be posted on Desire-2-Learn.

Homework Session
There will be an optional homework session on Mondays from 5:00-6:00 PM in the 11th floor Reading Room.

Office Hours
Prof. Marino will have office hours on Tuesdays from 1:30-2:30 PM in her office, Duane F419. She is also happy to meet with you individually by appointment at other times. Please e-mail her to setup an appointment.

Term Paper
The term paper proposal will be due on March 10th. The paper will due due on April 25th. Some suggested topics here.

Exam info

Midterm Exam: Tentatively scheduled for 6:00 PM on Wednesday March 5th.
Final Exam: Wednesday May 7th, 1:30-4:00 PM.
There is no early exam, so please make your travel plans accordingly.


email: Professor Marino

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