705827 VU Specific Theoretical Topics 1: Quantum Field Theory

summer semester 2022 | Last update: 14.01.2022 Place course on memo list
Dr. Thomas Lang Dr. Thomas Lang, +43 512 507 52221
VU Specific Theoretical Topics 1: Quantum Field Theory
VU 3

This course is an introduction into quantum field theory. The objective is the convey the fundamental concepts of quantum field theory and its formalism, including applications from statistical-, condensed-matter-, and high energy physics.

The target audience constitute interested and motivated students from the advanced Bachelor studies, Master students as well as PhD students.

Topics (selection)

  • Classical field theories
  • Quantization of field theories
  • Symmetries
  • S-matrix
  • Path integrals
  • Symmetry breaking
  • Gauge theory / Lattice gauge theory
  • ...

Lecture, assessment is based on an oral examination at the end of the course.

Course examination according to § 7, statute section on "study-law regulations"

Will be discussed in the first lesson.

Quantum Mechanics I and II, Statistical Mechanics

Same as LV 705825, 705826. Dates are flexibel and will be fixed in the first lecture.

to be announced
siehe Termine LV 705.825, .