The Standard Model and Beyond

    Paul Langacker
    Emeritus Professor of Physics (University of Pennsylvania)

cover Image   Published December 2009 by the CRC Press.
  Second edition, published June 2017.
  Section update: Section 7.5, The Higgs, updated December 25, 2014.
  Section update: Section 7.7, Neutrino Mass and Mixing, updated December 17, 2014.
  Table of contents and Preface.
  Websites, listed in Bibliography.
  Additions, corrections, typos, and comments.
  Suggestions for use as text in one-semester course.
  Syllabus, introductory lecture, lecture notes, and problem sets/exams, from a one semester course at Princeton, spring 2011-2013.
  Videos and PDFs of 15 lectures on the Standard Model given in the 2013-2014 PSI program at Perimeter Institute.
  Mathematica notebook matrixelements for explicit calculation of gamma matrices, spinors, and simple amplitudes and distributions.
  Notebook illustrating use of the FeynCalc package for calculations of amplitudes, cross sections, and identities. Current version: FeynCalc 9 with Mathematica 10, 11, 12: newfeyncalcexample   Old version for FeynCalc 6, Mathematica 7: feyncalcexample
  Clebsch Gordon coefficients, from the Particle Data Group.
  Answers to selected problems, chapters 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8.
  Colloquium-level monograph, Can the Laws of Physics be Unified?, Princeton University Press, 2017.
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