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Department of Physics
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KVL / Klausuren / MAP 1st HS: 16.04  2nd HS: 04.06 23.07  begin WS: 13.10

4020180132 Symmetries in Quantum Field Theory  VVZ 

Thu 13-15
weekly NEW 14 1'10 (16) Agostino Patella
Fri 11-13
weekly NEW 14 1'10 (16) Agostino Patella

Digitaler Kurs

Basic knowledge of quantum field theory, at the level of the "Introduction to Quantum Field Theory (QFT I)" module
Structure / topics / contents
Symmetries in classical field theory
- Noether’s theorem: symmetries and conservation laws
- Spacetime and internal symmetries
- Broken symmetries and partially-conserved currents

Symmetries in quantum field theory
- Ward-Takahashi identities
- Anomalies
- Renormalization of Ward identities

Spontaneous symmetry breaking
- Generalities and Goldstone theorem
- Spontaneous chiral symmetry breaking and pion physics

Introduction to effective field theories and non-linear realization of symmetries
Assigned modules
Amount, credit points; Exam / major course assessment
3 SWS, 6 SP/ECTS (Arbeitsanteil im Modul für diese Lehrveranstaltung, nicht verbindlich)
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