PHYS 7652

PHYS 7652

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

A continuation of PHYS 7651. Introduces more advanced methods and concepts in quantum field theory. Topics include functional integral methods, quantization of spin-1 fields, quantum electrodynamics, non-Abelian gauge theories, renormalization group techniques, spontaneous symmetry breaking, and anomalies.  At the level of An Introduction to Quantum Field Theory by Peskin and Schroeder.  

When Offered Spring.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 3 Credits Sat/Unsat

  •  6041PHYS 7652  LEC 001

  • Instruction Mode: Hybrid - Online & In Person
    Undergraduates may only enroll in this class with special permission from the instructor. Visit www.physics.cornell.edu/waitlist if you are unable to enroll in this class.