Central European Joint Programme
of Doctoral Studies in Theoretical Physics

School on Particle Physics, Gravity and Cosmology
Dubrovnik, 21 August - 2 September 2006

*Lecture Information*

Recommended literature:

 

W. GRIMUS: Neutrino Phenomenology Neutrino Phenomenology (172.03 KB)

Neutrino physics – Theory, http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-ph/0307149

 

S. PETCOV: Neutrino phenomenology

1. "Massive Neutrinos and Neutrino Oscillations", Rev. Mod. Phys. 59 (1987) 671, by S.M. Bilenky, S. Petcov;
``Phenomenology of Neutrino Oscillations'',
by S.M. Bilenky, C. Giunti, W. Grimus,
hep-ph/9812360
2. S. Petcov, ``The Solar Neutrino Problem and Solar Neutrino Oscillations'',
hep-ph/9806466
3. S. Petcov, Describing Analytically the Matter-Enhanced Two-Neutrino Transitions in a Medium,
hep-ph/9910335
4. S. Petcov, Towards Complete Neutrino Mixing Matrix and CP-Violation,
hep-ph/0412410
5. S. Petcov, Theoretical Prospects of Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay,
hep-ph/0504166.

 

N. BILIC: Black holes phenomenology Black holes phenomenology (399.95 KB) (preliminary and incomplete)

1. S. Weinberg: Gravitation and Cosmology, Chapter 11
2. S. L. Shapiro and S. A. Teukolsky: Black Holes, White Dwarfs and Neutron Stars, Chapters: 5, 9 (sect. 9.1-9.5), 12, 13 (sect. 13.1-13.3, 13.5)
3. R. M. Wald: General Relativity, sect: 12.3, 12.4
4 P. K. Townsend: Black Holes, http://arxiv.org/abs/gr-qc/9707012, sect: 1, 2, 4

 

R. BRANDENBERGER: Advanced Topics in Cosmology

1. R. Brandenberger: Inflationary Cosmology: Progress and Problems,
http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-ph/9910410
2. R. Brandenberger: Lectures on the theory of cosmological Perturbations,
http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0306071
3. R. Brandenberger: Challenges for String Gas Cosmology,
http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0509099

 

C. NUÑEZ: Strings–Gauge Correspondence

1. M. Bertolini: Four Lectures On The Gauge/Gravity Correspondence,
http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0303160
2. F. Bigazzi et al: Supergravity duals of supersymmetric four dimensional gauge theories,
http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0303191

 

G. CARDOSO: Black Holes and String Theory

B. Zwiebach: A first course in string theory, chapter 16

 

M. BERTOLINI: Propaedeutical course in supersymmetry

1. A. Bilal: Introduction to Supersymmetry,
http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0101055
2. E. Poppitz, S. P. Trivedi: Dynamical Supersymmetry Breaking,
http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9803107
3. Y. Shadmi, Y. Shirman: Dynamical Supersymmetry Breaking,
Chapters I, II, http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9907225

 

G. BONELLI: Propaedeutical course of string theory

B. Zwiebach: A first course in string theory

 

A. JEVICKI: Lectures on Ads/CFT Correspondence Lectures on Ads/CFT Correspondence (144.46 KB)

1. H. Lin, O. Lunin and J. Maldacena, “Bubbling AdS Space and ½ BPS Geometries,” JHEP 0410, 025 (2004).
hep-th/0409174

2. A. Donos, A. Jevicki and J. Rodrigues, “Matrix Model Maps in AdS/CFT,” Physics Rev. D72: 125009 (2005).
hep-th/0507124

3. “D. Sadri and Mohammad M. Sheikh-Jabbari, “The Plane Wave/Super Yang-Mills Duality”, Rev. Mod. Phys , 76:853 (2004).
hep-th/0310119

4. J. Plefka, “Spinning Strings and Integrable Spin Chains in the Ads/CFT correspondence. AEI-2005-124, (July 2005) Submitted to Living Rev. Rel.
hep-th/0507136

 

T. PROKOPEC: Propaedeutical course in cosmology

1) http://www.staff.science.uu.nl/~proko101/2scm.pdf
2) http://www.staff.science.uu.nl/~proko101/3infl.pdf
3) Scott Dodelson, Modern Cosmology, Academic Press 2003

 

A. MASIERO: Beyond the Standard Model Beyond the Standard Model (900.67 KB)

Beyond the Standard Model Beyond the Standard Model (source) (315.57 KB)

 

A. MUELLER: Experimental evidence of Black Holes Experimental evidence of Black Holes (3.37 MB)