Course Synopses

16:750:615 OVERVIEW OF QUANTUM FIELD THEORY (3)

  • Course Description:

    Prerequisite: 750:502 Quantum Mechanics, or equivalent. Lorentz group; relativistic wave-equations; second quantization; global and local symmetries; QED and gauge invariance; spontaneous symmetry breaking; nonabelian gauge theories; Standard Model; Feynman diagrams; cross sections, decay rates; renormalization group.

  • Learning Management System: http://www.physics.rutgers.edu/grad/615/