本课程以通俗的语言介绍粒子物理的主要内容和最前沿的研究。课程涉及的主要内容包括： 物质和反物质， 夸克和强相互作用，中微子和弱相互作用，对称性和它的作用， 粒子物理的标准模型，粒子天文学， 暗物质。
I got a Ph. D. in physics from Drexel University, had post-doctorial positions at California Institute of Technology and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), was a junior faculty at MIT from 1991 to 1996. Since 1996, I have been on the faculty at University of Maryland, College Park. I am a fellow of American Physical Society (since 2000) and a recipient of the 2003 oversea outstanding young Chinese scientist award from the National Science Foundation of China. Since 2005, I am a Changjiang chair visiting professor (长江讲座教授) at Peking University.
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