Physics Department – University "La Sapienza", Roma

Lauree Magistrali in "Astronomia and Astrofisica" and "Fisica"

Astroparticle Physics – 2016-17

Prof. Antonio Capone


The course, 6 cfu during the first term of the II year of the "Master in Physics", implies 48 h of frontal lessons.

Lessons will be given:

in Aula 6 on Wednesday  from 14:00 to 16:00 and in Aula 8 on Thursday from 11:00 to 13:00



Course Learning Objectives.   The objective of this course is to introduce students in the field of astroparticle physics.  At the end of this Course each student should have reached:

-       extensive, and up to date, knowledge of the problematic in High Energy Cosmic Rays physics;

-       extensive, and up to date, knowledge of the main experiments acting, or under construction, in the field of High Energy Cosmic Rays Physics;

-       knowledge of the open problems in the field and of the specific scientific vocabulary.


Program of the course (pdf file)

Calendar, issues discussed during lessons, slides, notes, didactics material, etc.

Dates e procedures for the examines