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2020-2021 Catalog
PHY 4660: Introduction to Quantum Field Theory

Course Description for Introduction to Quantum Field Theory

PHY4660: Introduction to Quantum Field Theory
3
Perequisite: PHZ 3113C
Co-requisite: PHY 3604
Description: This course is an introduction to quantum field theory. After a review of the relevant topics in quantum mechanics, the course will cover relativistic quantum mechanics, the Kline-Gordon equation, Dirac equation field theory, tensor fields, spinors, scattering matrices, Feynman diagrams, Mandelstam variables, and quantum electrodynamics. This course will be three hours of lecture.
Availability: This course is normally offered in alternating years.