PHYS 598 QEN
PHYS 598 QEN - Entanglement in QFT and gravity
|Special Topics in Physics||PHYS598||QEN||68945||LEC||4||1530 - 1650||T R||276 Loomis Laboratory||Thomas Faulkner|
Subject offerings of new and developing areas of knowledge in physics intended to augment the existing curriculum. See Class Schedule or departmental course information for topics and prerequisites. Course Information: May be repeated in the same or separate terms if topics vary.
The course description: An introduction to quantum entanglement methods in Quantum Field Theory and gravity. Topics covered will include: entanglement in Conformal Field Theory, Renormalization Group flows, dynamical settings, topological theories and AdS/CFT. Additional topics to include black hole thermodynamics and the area law, energy conditions, the thermofield double, hawking radiation and the information paradox.