PHYS*7030 Quantum Field Theory

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Winter 2018

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Review of relativistic quantum mechanics and classical field theory. Quantization of free quantum fields (the particle interpretation of field quants). Canonical quantization of interacting fields (Feynman rules). Application of the formalism of interacting quantum fields to lowest-order quantum electrodynamic processes. Radiative corrections and renormalization.

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Course Prerequisites

PHYS*7010 or equivalent.

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