Philippe Mertens
Former member
PhD student in CP3 from January 2008
Classical Mechanics Exercices
Introduction to kinematics, dynamics and biophysics :
- PHY1113 for chemist, biologist, aggronomist, bio-engineer and geographer.
- IEPR1005 for physical teacher and kinesitherapist.

General Physics Exercices/Laboratory
Introduction to thermodynamics, electricity and magnetism, optics and nuclear physics
- PHY1115
- PHY1112
Special Relativity Exercices
Introduction to kinematics and dynamics in Minkowski space-time.
General Relativity Exercices
Introduction to General Relativity
Classical Electrodynamics
Introduction to Classical Electrodynamics based on the J.D. Jackson book
I am involved in the following research directions:

CP and chiral symmetry in K physics.

Study anomalous effect on the Formula: 0 energy distribution and try to extract the Formula: 1 parameter Formula: 2 from experimental data.

Show past projects.
Publications in CP3
All my publications on Inspire


Weakly-induced strong CP-violation
J. M. Gerard and P. Mertens
[Abstract] [PDF] [Journal] Physics Letters B 716 (2012), pp. 316-321.
Refereed paper. 5th June.
K+ -> π+ π0 γ in the Standard Model and Beyond
Philippe Mertens
[Abstract] [PDF] Proceedings contribution to the 47th Rencontres de Moriond Electroweak session 2012.
Contribution to proceedings. 5th May.


The s ---> d gamma decay in and beyond the Standard Model
Philippe Mertens and Christopher Smith
[Abstract] [PDF] [Journal] Published in JHEP08(2011)069.
30th March.

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