PHYS 582 - General Field Theory

Semesters Offered

General Field TheoryPHYS582A30717OLC1430 - 1550 M W    Eduardo H Fradkin

Official Description

Standard techniques of field theory as used by experimenters and theorists; relativistic quantum mechanics of a single particle; Lagrangian field theories, perturbation theory, and calculation of lowest-order processes; introduction to Feynman diagrams and higher order processes; examples taken from quantum electrodynamics, solid-state and elementary particle physics, and many-body theory. Course Information: Prerequisite: PHYS 581.