SERC Preparatory School 2006

SERC Preparatory School
Theoretical High Energy Physics
Centre for High Energy Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
October 30 – November 18, 2006

Applications are invited from graduate students working for their Ph.D degrees in Theoretical High Energy Physics. Students in their final year of M.Sc with exceptionally good academic record and a strong motivation for research may also apply. Selected participants will be paid round trip travel expenses by train (AC 3T/I Class) and provided with accommodation and food.

Three courses will be offered during the school. A course consists of twelve lectures (each of one and a half hour duration), supplemented by tutorial sessions. The following are the courses and the lecturers:
   Quantum Field Theory Lecturer: Diptiman Sen
   [Course Contents] (CHEP, IISc, Bangalore)
   Guest Lecturer: R. Shankar
    (IMSc, Chennai)
   Group Theory Lecturer: A. K. Kapoor
   [Course Contents] (Univ. of Hyderabad, Hyderabad)
   Guest Lecturer: Apoorva Patel
    (CHEP, IISc, Bangalore)
   Particle Physics & Standard Model Lecturer: Rahul Basu
   [Course Contents] (IMSc, Chennai)
   Guest Lecturer: H. S. Mani
    (IMSc, Chennai)

Please apply with details of academic qualification, research experience and arrange to have at least one letter of recommendation, by your supervisor or another referee, sent directly to the organisers of the school. Interactive application form is available now. In case of any difficulty with web application, you may apply by e-mail or ordinary mail.

  Address for Correspondence:  
  Sachindeo Vaidya  
  Director, SERC 2006 E-mail:
  Centre for High Energy Physics Tel: +91-80-2293 2266; 2293 2474
  Indian Institute of Science, Fax : +91-80-2360-0106; 2360-0683; 2360-0085
  Bangalore, 560012, India  
You can apply online.

Last date for application: August 25th, 2006

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