# PP7: Higgs Boson physics

Posted January 10th, 2017 by mpags

Specialized and intended for high energy physics students.

Introduction to the Classical Theory of Fields and demonstration of spontaneous symmetry breaking;

Electro-Weak Symmetry Breaking in the Standard Model;

Phenomenology of the Standard Model Higgs boson;

The Global Electro-Weak fit;

Searches for the Higgs boson (pre-LEP, LEP and Tevatron);

Higgs boson at the LHC (Discovery, property studies and prospects for HL-LHC);

Higgs boson studies at future accelertors;

Elements of beyond the Standard Model Higgs boson phenomenology

The lecture notes and the homework assignments can be found here: http://epweb2.ph.bham.ac.uk/user/nikolopoulos/LecturesHiggsBosonJan2016/

## Module title: Higgs Boson Physics (PP7)

**Module convenor:**Dr. Konstantinos Nikolopoulos

**Module aims and learning objectives:**

Specialized and intended for high energy physics students.

**Syllabus:**

Introduction to the Classical Theory of Fields and demonstration of spontaneous symmetry breaking;

Electro-Weak Symmetry Breaking in the Standard Model;

Phenomenology of the Standard Model Higgs boson;

The Global Electro-Weak fit;

Searches for the Higgs boson (pre-LEP, LEP and Tevatron);

Higgs boson at the LHC (Discovery, property studies and prospects for HL-LHC);

Higgs boson studies at future accelertors;

Elements of beyond the Standard Model Higgs boson phenomenology

The lecture notes and the homework assignments can be found here: http://epweb2.ph.bham.ac.uk/user/nikolopoulos/LecturesHiggsBosonJan2016/

Duration:

1hsAcademic year:

2016-2017Starts:

16/01/2017 - 11:00