PHY568 Flavour Physics

General Information

Lecturers:

Gino Isidori
Rafael Silva Coutinho

Sandro Mächler 
Michele Atzeni

Module Code:

PHY568,  402-0723-00L

This course in FS2021 will cover both theoretical and experimental aspects of flavour physics in the quark and lepton sectors. It addresses Master and PhD students and consists of lectures and exercises.

Timetable

Lectures:
Tuesday from 15:00 till 16:45 in ZOOM (see link below)

Exercises:
Wednesday from 10:15 till 12:00 in ZOOM (see link below)

 

If you have any questions or concerns, do not hesitate to contact one of us:

Name Room Telephone Email
Gino Isidori Y36 J82 044635 5751

isidori@physik.uzh.ch

Rafael Silva Coutinho Y36 J22 044 635 5760

rsilvaco@cern.ch

Sandro Mächler Y36 J 36 044 635 6113

sandro.maechler@uzh.ch

Michele Atzeni Y36 J24 044 635 5920 michele.atzeni@cern.ch

 

 

Lecture

Date Topic Lecturer Zoom
Feb 23

Theory notes - ch. 1 (PDF, 438 KB)

Hand-written lectures notes 1 (PDF, 1 MB)

Isidori

Zoom recording

Mar 02

Theory notes - ch. 2 (PDF, 438 KB)

Hand-written lectures notes 2 (PDF, 912 KB)

Isidori

Zoom recording

Mar 09 History of (experimental) Flavour Physics Silva Coutinho

Zoom link

Room: 592 471 0704

Password: 161862

Mar 16 Measurements of the UT Silva Coutinho  
Mar 23

Heavy Quark Effective Theory 

Sandro  
Mar 30 Theory notes - ch. 3 (PDF, 438 KB)

Isidori

 
Apr 06

Easter break

   
Apr 13 Theory notes - ch. 4 (PDF, 438 KB) Isidori  
Apr 20

UT triangles and CP violation

Silva Coutinho  
Apr 27 CKM phases and amplitude analyses  Silva Coutinho  
May 04 Neutrino masses and mixing (PDF, 164 KB) Isidori  
May 11 Flavour Physis beyond the SM (PDF, 291 KB)

Isidori

 
May 18   Silva Coutinho  
May 25  

Silva Coutinho 

 

Exercises

Discussion Session Topic Tutor Zoom

Mar 03

Phase space, hadronic matrix elements, traces

Sandro

Zoom link

Meeting ID: 973 3840 9452

Mar 10 Neutral meson mixing Sandro

Zoom link

Meeting ID: 975 0542 6197

Mar 24 Hands-On Exercises (I) Atzeni  
Exercise sheets Solutions Hand out Discussion

Exercise Sheet 1 (PDF, 162 KB)

Solution 1 (PDF, 194 KB) Feb 26

Mar 3

Exercise Sheet 2 (PDF, 152 KB)   Mar 3 Mar 10