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### Syllabus of the course: * Symmetries and Group Theory *

In this web page we provide the syllabus of the course Symmetries and Group Theory, offered by the Department of Physics.

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Code | Φ-660 |
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Type | B |

ECTS | 5 |

Hours | 3 |

Semester | Winter |

Instructor | A. Petkou |

Program | Monday, 15:00-17:00, Room ? Friday, 10:00-12:00, Room ? |

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Goal of the course | The course introduces the notion of symmetry in Particle Physics and the mathematical tool to explore it. |

Syllabus | Symmetries in Particle Physics (3 lectures) - Lie groups and Lie algebras (6 lectures) - SU(2) and Isospin (6 lectures) - SU(3) and the quark model (6 lectures) - Root, Weights, the Chevalley basis and Simple Lie Algebras (9 lectures) - Gauge Theories (3 lectures) |

Bibliography | Information is available from the Instructor |

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