Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
TÄHT7001 Astroparticle Physics 4 ECTS
Organised by
Person in charge
Elina Lindfors
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2013–2014 X
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

To give an introduction to astroparticle physics, which is a vital and growing discipline at the borderline of particle physics and astrophysics.


Cosmic-ray physics. Very High-Energy gamma-ray astronomy. Neutrino astronomy. Detection techniques. Galactic and Extragalactic sources of cosmic rays, VHE gamma-rays and neutrinos.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Written exam

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 0-5.
Student presentation, written exam, exercises.

Recommended year of study

4. year autumn
5. year autumn

Period I

Study materials

Lecture notes

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Valinnaiset syventävät opintojaksot (Programme of Physical Sciences)
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Physics and Astronomy
DP in Physical Sciences
Finnish Study Modules