Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Mathematisch-Naturwissen­schaft­liche Fakultät - Phenomenology of Elementary Particle Physics beyond the Standard Model

Electroweak Symmetry Breaking and Higgs Physics: the Standard Model and beyond


The first lecture will take place on Monday April 24, 2017. 

The lectures will be held Mondays and / or Fridays, see the schedule for detail.


  • Lecture: Prof. Christophe Grojean
  • Exercises: Prof. Christophe Grojean


Recommanded reading material:

  • [1] "Journeys beyond the standard model"  by P. Ramond, Westview Press, (1999) 392 pages  CERN library link .
  • [2] "Ten lectures on ElectroWeak interactions"  by R. Barbieri, arXiv: 0706.0684 [hep-ph]

    CERN library link and arXiv link .

  • [3] "Status of Higgs boson physics"  by M. Carena, C. Grojean, M. Kado, and Sharma, Review of particle physics of the Particle Data Group, 2014, Chin. Phys. C40 (2016) 100001. Journal link and  PDG link .

  • [4] "New approaches to electroweak symmetry breaking" by C. Grojean, Phys. Usp. 50 (2007) 1-35. Journal link .



For further information, please send an email to Prof.  Christophe Grojean 


The schedule and more information about the lecture can be found here.