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Quantum field theory, Eberhard Zeidler

Label
Quantum field theory
Title
Quantum field theory
Statement of responsibility
Eberhard Zeidler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This is the first volume of a modern introduction to quantum field theory which addresses both mathematicians and physicists ranging from advanced undergraduate students to professional scientists. The book tries to bridge the existing gap between the different languages used by mathematicians and physicists."--Jacket
Cataloging source
OSU
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Zeidler, Eberhard
Dewey number
530.14/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC174.45
LC item number
.Z45 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Quantum field theory
  • Quantum field theory
  • Quantenfeldtheorie
  • Kwantumveldentheorie
Label
Quantum field theory, Eberhard Zeidler
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Vol. 1 re-issued in 2009 as corrected 2nd printing
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Contents -- Part I. Introduction -- Prologue -- 1. Historical Introduction -- 1.1 The Revolution of Physics -- 1.2 Quantization in a Nutshell -- 1.3 The Role of Gottingen -- 1.4 The Gottingen Tragedy -- 1.5 Highlights in the Sciences -- 1.6 The Emergence of Physical Mathematics -- a New Dimension of Mathematics -- 1.7 The Seven Millennium Prize Problems of the Clay Mathematics Institute -- 2. Phenomenology of the Standard Model for Elementary Particles -- 2.1 The System of Units -- 2.2 Waves in Physics -- 2.3 Historical Background -- 2.4 The Standard Model in Particle Physics -- 2.5 Magic Formulas -- 2.6 Quantum Numbers of Elementary Particles -- 2.7 The Fundamental Role of Symmetry in Physics -- 2.8 Symmetry Breaking -- 2.9 The Structure of Interactions in Nature -- 3. The Challenge of Different Scales in Nature -- 3.1 The Trouble with Scale Changes -- 3.2 Wilson's Renormalization Group Theory in Physics -- 3.3 Stable and Unstable Manifolds -- 3.4 A Glance at Conformal Field Theories -- Part II. Basic Techniques in Mathematics -- 4. Analyticity -- 4.1 Power Series Expansion -- 4.2 Deformation Invariance of Integrals -- 4.3 Cauchy's Integral Formula -- 4.4 Cauchy's Residue Formula and Topological Charges -- 4.5 The Winding Number -- 4.6 Gauss' Fundamental Theorem of Algebra -- 4.7 Compactification of the Complex Plane -- 4.8 Analytic Continuation and the Local-Global Principle -- 4.9 Integrals and Riemann Surfaces -- 4.10 Domains of Holomorphy -- 4.11 A Glance at Analytic S-Matrix Theory -- 4.12 Important Applications -- 5. A Glance at Topology -- 5.1 Local and Global Properties of the Universe -- 5.2 Bolzano's Existence Principle -- 5.3 Elementary Geometric Notions -- 5.4 Manifolds and Diffeomorphisms -- 5.5 Topological Spaces, Homeomorphisms, and Deformations -- 5.6 Topological Quantum Numbers -- 5.7 Quantum States -- 5.8 Perspectives -- 6. Many-Particle Systems in Mathematics and Physics -- 6.1 Partition Function in Statistical Physics -- 6.2 Euler's Partition Function -- 6.3 Discrete Laplace Transformation -- 6.4 Integral Transformations -- 6.5 The Riemann Zeta Function -- 6.6 The Casimir Effect in Quantum Field Theory and the Epstein Zeta Function -- 6.7 Appendix: The Mellin Transformation and Other Useful Analytic Techniques by Don Zagier -- 7. Rigorous Finite-Dimensional Magic Formulas of Quantum Field Theory -- 7.1 Geometrization of Physics -- 7.2 Ariadne's Thread in Quantum Field Theory -- 7.3 Linear Spaces -- 7.4 Finite-Dimensional Hilbert Spaces -- 7.5 Groups -- 7.6 Lie Algebras -- 7.7 Lie's Logarithmic Trick for Matrix Groups -- 7.8 Lie Groups -- 7.9 Basic Notions in Quantum Physics -- 7.10 Fourier Series -- 7.11 Dirac Calculus in Finite-Dimensional Hilbert Spaces -- 7.12 The Trace of a Linear Operator -- 7.13 Banach Spaces -- 7.14 Probability and Hilbert's Spectral Family of an Observable -- 7.15 Transition Probabilities, S-Matrix, and Unitary Operators -- 7.16 The Magic Formulas for the Green's Operator -- 7.17 The
Control code
318352350
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540347620
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9783540347620
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-3-540-85376-3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)318352350
Label
Quantum field theory, Eberhard Zeidler
Publication
Note
Vol. 1 re-issued in 2009 as corrected 2nd printing
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover -- Contents -- Part I. Introduction -- Prologue -- 1. Historical Introduction -- 1.1 The Revolution of Physics -- 1.2 Quantization in a Nutshell -- 1.3 The Role of Gottingen -- 1.4 The Gottingen Tragedy -- 1.5 Highlights in the Sciences -- 1.6 The Emergence of Physical Mathematics -- a New Dimension of Mathematics -- 1.7 The Seven Millennium Prize Problems of the Clay Mathematics Institute -- 2. Phenomenology of the Standard Model for Elementary Particles -- 2.1 The System of Units -- 2.2 Waves in Physics -- 2.3 Historical Background -- 2.4 The Standard Model in Particle Physics -- 2.5 Magic Formulas -- 2.6 Quantum Numbers of Elementary Particles -- 2.7 The Fundamental Role of Symmetry in Physics -- 2.8 Symmetry Breaking -- 2.9 The Structure of Interactions in Nature -- 3. The Challenge of Different Scales in Nature -- 3.1 The Trouble with Scale Changes -- 3.2 Wilson's Renormalization Group Theory in Physics -- 3.3 Stable and Unstable Manifolds -- 3.4 A Glance at Conformal Field Theories -- Part II. Basic Techniques in Mathematics -- 4. Analyticity -- 4.1 Power Series Expansion -- 4.2 Deformation Invariance of Integrals -- 4.3 Cauchy's Integral Formula -- 4.4 Cauchy's Residue Formula and Topological Charges -- 4.5 The Winding Number -- 4.6 Gauss' Fundamental Theorem of Algebra -- 4.7 Compactification of the Complex Plane -- 4.8 Analytic Continuation and the Local-Global Principle -- 4.9 Integrals and Riemann Surfaces -- 4.10 Domains of Holomorphy -- 4.11 A Glance at Analytic S-Matrix Theory -- 4.12 Important Applications -- 5. A Glance at Topology -- 5.1 Local and Global Properties of the Universe -- 5.2 Bolzano's Existence Principle -- 5.3 Elementary Geometric Notions -- 5.4 Manifolds and Diffeomorphisms -- 5.5 Topological Spaces, Homeomorphisms, and Deformations -- 5.6 Topological Quantum Numbers -- 5.7 Quantum States -- 5.8 Perspectives -- 6. Many-Particle Systems in Mathematics and Physics -- 6.1 Partition Function in Statistical Physics -- 6.2 Euler's Partition Function -- 6.3 Discrete Laplace Transformation -- 6.4 Integral Transformations -- 6.5 The Riemann Zeta Function -- 6.6 The Casimir Effect in Quantum Field Theory and the Epstein Zeta Function -- 6.7 Appendix: The Mellin Transformation and Other Useful Analytic Techniques by Don Zagier -- 7. Rigorous Finite-Dimensional Magic Formulas of Quantum Field Theory -- 7.1 Geometrization of Physics -- 7.2 Ariadne's Thread in Quantum Field Theory -- 7.3 Linear Spaces -- 7.4 Finite-Dimensional Hilbert Spaces -- 7.5 Groups -- 7.6 Lie Algebras -- 7.7 Lie's Logarithmic Trick for Matrix Groups -- 7.8 Lie Groups -- 7.9 Basic Notions in Quantum Physics -- 7.10 Fourier Series -- 7.11 Dirac Calculus in Finite-Dimensional Hilbert Spaces -- 7.12 The Trace of a Linear Operator -- 7.13 Banach Spaces -- 7.14 Probability and Hilbert's Spectral Family of an Observable -- 7.15 Transition Probabilities, S-Matrix, and Unitary Operators -- 7.16 The Magic Formulas for the Green's Operator -- 7.17 The
Control code
318352350
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783540347620
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9783540347620
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-3-540-85376-3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)318352350

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