Department of Physics, Panjab University, Chandigarh, India

Department seminar

Time and date: 13 August 2012 (Monday), 4:00 pm
Venue: Seminar Hall

Title: Ultra-high energy neutrinos: Status and puzzles

Speaker: Prof. Raj Gandhi, HRI, Allahabad

Abstract: Ultra-high energy cosmic-rays and neutrinos represent the most energetic observable phenomena in our universe. This talk will touch on the importance, basic physics, sources and detection methods used. It will discuss the present-day puzzles and outstanding questions in this exciting field, which lies at the interface of particle physics, astrophysics and cosmology.