Course Title : Quantum Field Theory

Code 10C004
Course Year Master and Doctor Course
Term 2nd term
Class day & Period Thu 2nd
Location C3-Lecture Room 5
Credits 2
Restriction No Restriction
Lecture Form(s) Lecture
Language Japanese
Instructor Takayuki Miyadera, Kenzo Ogure

Course Description

An introduction to quantum field theory is presented with an emphasis on its mathematical difficulties.

Grading

exam

Course Goals

Our aim is to understand the difficulty of relativistic quantum field theory caused by the Poincare covariance and the infinite degrees of freedom.

Course Topics

Theme Class number of times Description
Free field 8 Poincare group, Wigner's theorem, Fock space, Wightman function, Weyl algebra, microlocal analysis and Wick product
Interacting field 6 Perturbative expansion (phi-4 model), Wick's theorem, Feynman diagram, divergences, renormalization, axiomatic quantum field theroy
Confirmation of achievement in study 1

Textbook

Textbook(supplemental)

None

Prerequisite(s)

Analysis, linear algebra, quantum mechanics

Independent Study Outside of Class

Web Sites

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