## Unit STANDARD MODEL DYNAMICS

- Simone Pacetti - Didattica Ufficiale

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Interactions of the SM

Symmetries and anomalies in the SM

Effective theories

Neutrinos

Low energy QCD

Kaons and flavor Physics

Phenomenological models of QCD

Weak interaction of heavy quarks

The Higgs boson

John F. Donoghue, Eugene Golowich and Barry R. Holstein

Cambridge Monographs on Particle Physics, Nuclear Physics and Cosmology

used to compute the physical properties of particles and the recent theoretical

and experimental advances, as those connected with the discovery of the Higgs boson.

Particle Physics

Mathematical Physics

- Gauge symmetries

- Spontaneous symmetry breaking

Interactions of the SM

- QED, QCD and electroweak interactions

- CP violation in the quark sector

Symmetries and anomalies in the SM

- Path integral

- The U(1) anomaly

- Chiral anomalies

Effective theories

- The sigma model

- The effective lagrangian of QED

- Effective lagrangians beyond the SM

Neutrinos

- Lepton mixing

- Neutrino oscillations

Low energy QCD

- Chiral perturbation theory

- Phenomenology of non-perturbative QCD

Kaons and flavor Physics

- CP violation in the kaon sector

- The strong CP problem and the theta parameter

Phenomenological models of QCD

- The quark model for mesons and baryons

Weak interaction of heavy quarks

- Weak decays

- The B e D meson mixing

- The unitary triangle and the CP violation

- Rare decays

The Higgs boson

- Mass and coupling constants

- Contributions to electroweak corrections

- The Higgs potential and the vacuum stability