Neutrino Physics

Dottorato in Fisica dell'UniversitÓ di Torino

Phenomenology of Fundamental Interactions

  1. Neutrinos in the Standard Model
    1. Neutrino interactions
    2. Neutrino production and detection in laboratory experiments
    3. Solar neutrinos
    4. Atmospheric neutrinos
    5. Cosmological neutrinos
    6. Experimental constraint on neutrino masses
  2. Theory of neutrino mass
    1. Dirac mass
    2. Majorana mass
    3. Dirac-Majorana mass term
    4. Neutrino mixing
      1. Two generations
      2. Three generations
      3. Sterile neutrinos
      4. Maximal mixing
      5. Pseudo-Dirac neutrinos
      6. See-saw mechanism
      7. Effective Lagrangians
    5. Properties under C, CP and CPT transformations
    6. Neutrinoless double-beta decay
  3. Neutrino oscillations in vacuum
    1. General formalism
    2. Two generations
    3. Three generations
    4. Oscillations into sterile neutrinos
    5. Reactor experiments
    6. Accelerator short-baseline experiments
    7. Coherence of neutrino oscillations
    8. Wave packet treatment of neutrino oscillations
  4. Neutrino oscillations in matter
    1. Effective potentials in matter
    2. Evolution of neutrino flavors
    3. The MSW effect (two generations)
      1. Adiabatic transitions
      2. Non-adiabatic transitions
      3. Numerical solutions of the MSW equation
    4. Resonant transitions in the Sun
    5. Oscillations in the Earth
      1. Solar neutrinos
      2. Atmospheric neutrinos
      3. Accelerator long-baseline experiments
    6. The MSW effect in three generations



Carlo Giunti / giunti@to.infn.it
Last Update: Thu Feb 8 16:56:31 2001, day 38 of the year 2001.