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Astroparticle Physics

2009/2010

second semester, 6 ec
32 hrs lecture Tuesday 10:30 - 12:30 HG 03.084
32 hrs problem session Friday 15:30 - 17:30 HG 03.054

Lectures:
09.02.2010Introduction
23.02.2010Direct measurements of cosmic rays
02.03.2010Properties of cosmic rays at low energies
16.03.2010Propagation of cosmic rays in the Galaxy
23.03.2010Fermi acceleration
30.03.2010Galactic and extragalactic sources of cosmic rays
13.04.2010Extensive air showers
20.04.2010Extensive air showers - Heitler model
27.04.2010Air shower experiments
11.05.2010 Properties of cosmic rays with energies exceeding 100 TeV - Galactic cosmic rays and the knee
18.05.2010 Extragalactic cosmic rays
25.05.2010 Radio detection of air showers/High-energy gamma rays
01.06.2010 TeV gamma-ray galactic sources
08.06.2010 TeV gamma-ray extragalactic sources
15.06.2010 Neutrino astronomy I
15.06.2010 Neutrino astronomy II at 13:30 in HG 03.082

Problem sessions:
12.02.2010werkcollege 1
26.02.2010werkcollege 2
05.03.2010werkcollege 3
19.03.2010werkcollege 4
26.03.2010werkcollege 5
09.04.2010werkcollege 6
16.04.2010werkcollege 7
23.04.2010werkcollege 8
21.05.2010werkcollege 9
28.05.2010werkcollege 10
04.06.2010werkcollege 11
11.06.2010werkcollege 12
25.06.2010Written exam, 9:00 - 12:00 in room HG 00.310

Literature:
C. Grupen
Astroparticle Physics
Springer Verlag
T. Stanev
High Energy Cosmic Rays
Springer Verlag
T.K. Gaisser
Cosmic Rays and Particle Physics
Cambridge University Press
M.S. Longair
High Energy Astrophysics (Volume 1+2)
Cambridge University Press
V.S. Berezinsky
Astrophysics of Cosmic Rays
Elsevier Science, North-Holland
D. Perkins
Particle Astrophysics
Oxford University Press


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