Semester of Instruction
Objectives and Content
The course includes models for heavy ion collisions, kinematics, correlations, the equation of states for nuclear matter, production of entropy in nuclear collisions, sub-threshold production of particles, phase transitions, quark-gluon plasma and experimental results.
After taking the course, students should have
- an overview over heavy ion physics at medium and high energies
- a broad basis for further experimental and theoretical studies
Required Previous Knowledge
Minimum 60 ECTS in physics + PHYS241 or equivalent course.
Recommended Previous Knowledge
Forms of Assessment
The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.
Type of assessment: Oral examination
- Withdrawal deadline