Dr. Peter Z. Skands,

Associate Professor (ARC Future Fellow)
School of Physics and Astronomy
10 College Walk, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

My Teaching:

Year 3, Semester 2: Particle Physics (12 lectures out of 24 total, + tutorials).
Year 4, Semester 1: Quantum Field Theory (10 lectures out of 20 total).
Year 4, Semester 1: Crash Course in C++ (6h).
Click on "For Students" for recommendations and study material.

My Research:

Theoretical High Energy Physics
Particle Physics at the LHC and Future Colliders
Quantum Chromodynamics: Quarks, Gluons, Jets, Strings, Hadronization, Hadron Collisions, ...
Top, Higgs, and searches for New Physics
Monte Carlo Event Generators: PYTHIA and VINCIA
Computer Physics and Markov-Chain Algorithms
Outreach and Citizen Science

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"We are the eyes through which the Universe observes itself, and knows itself divine." [D. Zindell]
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