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Teaching at the University of Amsterdam

As a lecturer at the University of Amsterdam I teach at bachelor and master level. I am also the coordinator for the honours students for the physics department at the UvA.

Teaching for the 2014-2015 academic year:

1] Introduction to (astro-)particle physics
     Bachelor level, 2nd year
     co-lecturer: Patrick Decowski

2] Particle Physics I (electroweak symmetry breaking)
     Master level
     co-lecturer: Wouter Hulsbergen (electroweak interactions)

     Lecture notes (full course, EW symmetry breaking: chapters 11, 12 and 13)
     Lecture notes (Higgs section) -old-

3] Introduction to programming (Python)
     Bachelor level, 1st year students, 1st semester
     co-lecturer: Martijn Stegeman
     Help scout





Teaching at PhD schools

1] Introduction to the Terascale 2015
April 20 - 24 2015 at DESY (Hamburg, Germany)
Lecture on Higgs physics (slides) .
Hands-on (statistics) exercises with intro slides .

2] Joint Belgian Dutch German Graduate (BND) school 2014
August 25 - September 5 2014 at Rolduc (Kerkrade).
The full agenda can be found here. You can also access the slides of my presentation on there experimental part and corresponding questions directly.

3] HASCO school 2014 July 10- August 1 2014 at Gottingen University (Germany).
The slides can be found here and if you feel brave enough you can get the fake datasets and exercises from the website and take a shot at the exercises.

4] HASCO school 2013 July 7-19 July 2013 at Gottingen University (Germany).
The slides can be found here and if you feel brave enough you can get the fake datasets and exercises from the website and take a shot at the exercises.

5] Introductory Statistics School 2013 for the Helmholtz Alliance at DESY (Germany).
The slides can be found here and if you feel brave enough you can get the fake datasets and the analysis skeleton here. Check your answers here (pink slides, not all answers there).

The coffee-time lecture on Poisson Errors. Discuss it with your colleagues.





Students projects

Student projects I have been involved in during the last few years:

The full list of theses (bachelor, master, PhD) in the Nikhef Atlas group can be found on the Nikhef Atlas thesis page