Description
PHILOSOPHY OF QUANTUM FIELD THEORY
** available as of 06/30/2021
This course covers quantum field theory (QFT) and its applications in particle physics and beyond. Topics covered will vary but may include: algebraic and Lagrangian formulations of QFT; the Interpretation of effective field theories; the relation between particles and fields; spontaneous symmetry breaking; the gauge principle.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad LG/SNC Basis
Units
3
Offering
Course
HPS 2826
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
History & Philosophy of Sci
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus