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The Resource Quantum field theory in condensed matter physics, Naoto Nagaosa ; translated by Stefan Heusler

Quantum field theory in condensed matter physics, Naoto Nagaosa ; translated by Stefan Heusler

Label
Quantum field theory in condensed matter physics
Title
Quantum field theory in condensed matter physics
Statement of responsibility
Naoto Nagaosa ; translated by Stefan Heusler
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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Nagaosa, N.
Dewey number
530.14/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC174.45
LC item number
.N27 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Texts and monographs in physics,
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  • Quantum field theory
  • Condensed matter
  • Condensed matter
  • Quantum field theory
Label
Quantum field theory in condensed matter physics, Naoto Nagaosa ; translated by Stefan Heusler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [201]-204) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Review of Quantum Mechanics and Basic Principles of Field Theory -- 1.1. Single-Particle Quantum Mechanics -- 1.2. Many-Particle Quantum Mechanics: Second Quantization -- 1.3. The Variation Principle and the Noether Theorem -- 1.4. Quantization of the Electromagnetic Field -- 2. Quantization with Path Integral Methods -- 2.1. Single-Particle Quantum Mechanics and Path Integrals -- 2.2. The Path Integral for Bosons -- 2.3. The Path Integral for Fermions -- 2.4. The Path Integral for the Gauge Field -- 2.5. The Path Integral for the Spin System -- 3. Symmetry Breaking and Phase Transition -- 3.1. Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking -- 3.2. The Goldstone Mode -- 3.3. Kosterlitz-Thouless Transition -- 3.4. Lattice Gauge Theory and the Confinement Problem -- 4. Simple Examples for the Application of Field Theory -- 4.1. The RPA Theory of a Coulomb Gas -- 4.2. The Bogoliubov Theory of Superfluidity -- 5. Problems Related to Superconductivity -- 5.1. Superconductivity and Path Integrals -- 5.2. Macroscopic Quantum Effects and Dissipation: The Josephson Junction -- 5.3. The Superconductor-Insulator Phase Transition in Two Dimensions and the Quantum Vortices -- 6. Quantum Hall Liquid and the Chern-Simons Gauge Field -- 6.1. Two-Dimensional Electron System -- 6.2. Effective Theory of a Quantum Hall Liquid -- 6.3. The Derivation of the Laughlin Wave Function -- A. Fourier Transformation -- B. Functionals and the Variation Principle -- C. Quantum Statistical Mechanics
Control code
41580557
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 206 pages
Isbn
9783540655374
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
99035358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Quantum field theory in condensed matter physics, Naoto Nagaosa ; translated by Stefan Heusler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [201]-204) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Review of Quantum Mechanics and Basic Principles of Field Theory -- 1.1. Single-Particle Quantum Mechanics -- 1.2. Many-Particle Quantum Mechanics: Second Quantization -- 1.3. The Variation Principle and the Noether Theorem -- 1.4. Quantization of the Electromagnetic Field -- 2. Quantization with Path Integral Methods -- 2.1. Single-Particle Quantum Mechanics and Path Integrals -- 2.2. The Path Integral for Bosons -- 2.3. The Path Integral for Fermions -- 2.4. The Path Integral for the Gauge Field -- 2.5. The Path Integral for the Spin System -- 3. Symmetry Breaking and Phase Transition -- 3.1. Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking -- 3.2. The Goldstone Mode -- 3.3. Kosterlitz-Thouless Transition -- 3.4. Lattice Gauge Theory and the Confinement Problem -- 4. Simple Examples for the Application of Field Theory -- 4.1. The RPA Theory of a Coulomb Gas -- 4.2. The Bogoliubov Theory of Superfluidity -- 5. Problems Related to Superconductivity -- 5.1. Superconductivity and Path Integrals -- 5.2. Macroscopic Quantum Effects and Dissipation: The Josephson Junction -- 5.3. The Superconductor-Insulator Phase Transition in Two Dimensions and the Quantum Vortices -- 6. Quantum Hall Liquid and the Chern-Simons Gauge Field -- 6.1. Two-Dimensional Electron System -- 6.2. Effective Theory of a Quantum Hall Liquid -- 6.3. The Derivation of the Laughlin Wave Function -- A. Fourier Transformation -- B. Functionals and the Variation Principle -- C. Quantum Statistical Mechanics
Control code
41580557
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 206 pages
Isbn
9783540655374
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
99035358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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