Gauge fields and symmetry

Particle Physics 2: Standard Model (Winter, 2010)

February 8, 2010

Professor Susskind describes the concept of a gauge field and it's associated symmetries. Symmetries lead to conserved charges like the electric charge and color. These concepts are used to describe the weak interaction.

  • Gauge fields and symmetries
  • Charges
  • The weak interaction
  • Feynman diagrams for the weak interaction