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
705827
VU Specific Theoretical Topics 1: Quantum Field Theory
VU 3
5
weekly
annually
English

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, .