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Spring 2022 Physics GR6047 section 001
QUANTUM FIELD THEORY I

Call Number 12582
Day & Time
Location
MW 3:00pm-5:15pm
424 Pupin Laboratories
Points 4.5
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Lam Hui
Type LECTURE
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description Lagrangian density formalism of Lorentz scalar, Dirac and Weyl spinor, and vector gauge fields. Action variations, symmetries, conservation laws. Canonical quantization, Fock space. Interacting local fields, temporal evolution. Wicks theorem, propagators, and vertex functions, Feynman rules and diagrams. Scattering S matrix examples with tree level amplitudes. Path quantization. 1-loop intro to renormalization.
Web Site Vergil
Department Physics
Enrollment 21 students (30 max) as of 8:04AM Saturday, July 2, 2022
Subject Physics
Number GR6047
Section 001
Division Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Campus Morningside
Note Meeting times TBD, but will be within scheduled window.
Section key 20221PHYS6047G001

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