"Enrico Fermi" Chair Course 2019/2020


Sapienza Università di Roma, “Enrico Fermi” Chair
Lectures of "Enrico Fermi" Chair in Academic year 2019-2020 will be held by Prof. Barry C. Barish, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, 2017 Nobel Prize in Physics "for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves".

Course Title: Large Scale Facilities and the Frontiers of Physics
Titolo del Corso: Grandi Infrastrutture e Frontiere della Fisica

Since the lessons at Sapienza University will be suspended, the next Fermi lectures (from March 5th) are suspended. They will take place on a date to be assigned.

The Course will consist of 15 Lectures, which will be held from 16:00 to 18:00 in aula Amaldi, Marconi building, according to the following schedule:

10 October 2019 - Introduction to Physics of the Universe: gravitational wave day 2019.
17 October 2019 - Elementary Particles
24 October 2019 - Quarks
7 November 2019 - Particle Accelerators
28 November 2019 - Big Discoveries and the Standard Model
5 December 2019 - Weak Force Carriers - Z, W: and Higgs Mechanism
12 December 2019 - Higgs Discovery, Supersymmetry, Future
19 December 2019 - Introduction/History of Neutrinos  
9 January 2020 - Neutrino(2)
16 January 2020 - Neutrinos(3)
23 January 2020 - Neutrinos(4)
27 February 2020 - Gravitational Waves (1)

All Lectures and the supporting teaching materials will be published by the Physics Department.

For more information and subscription, please contact:

L' Università degli Studi di Roma "La Sapienza" - Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, 00185 Roma