Particle Physics Experiments

A 5 ECTS credit course autumn 2016
5 opintopisteen kurssi syksyllä 2016

General Information

Lectures on Mon 12.15-14.00 (D104) and Fri 10.15-12.00 (D106)
weeks 44-50
Exercise sessions Thu 12.15-14.00 (D117)
weeks 47-51

Lectures Kenneth Österberg
Physicum, 3rd floor, room B323
E-mail: kenneth.osterberg(at)

Exercise sessions Laura Martikainen
E-mail: laura.martikainen(at)

Course Material Particle Physics Experiments

Course Content Particle Physics Experiments

Accelerators (Part Ia):

Experiments (Part Ib):

Exams & Grading Particle Physics Experiments

Exercises (4-5 papers) gives at maximum 13 points (35 %),
Oral exam at end of course gives at maximum 24 points (65 %).

Oral exam: Monday 19.12.2016 at 12.15 in D106, exam topics (pdf)

Exercises Particle Physics Experiments

Exercises given latest on Wednesday, notification by e-mail, to be returned following Wednesday before 12.00.
Exercise papers available here (pdf)
To be returned either to the locked box (rightmost row, 2nd from bottom) at Physicum's 2nd floor or by e-mail to laura.martikainen(at)
Model answers to exercises available here (pdf)

Other News

First lecture Mon 31.10 in D104 at 12.15 !!

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