Quantum Field Theory and the Standard Model

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Cambridge University Press #ad - Cambridge University Press. Providing a comprehensive introduction to quantum field theory, this textbook covers the development of particle physics from its foundations to the discovery of the Higgs boson. Its combination of clear physical explanations, with direct connections to experimental data, and mathematical rigor make the subject accessible to students with a wide variety of backgrounds and interests.

It includes multiple derivations of many important results, with modern methods such as effective field theory and the renormalization group playing a prominent role. Numerous worked examples and end-of-chapter problems enable students to reproduce classic results and to master quantum field theory as it is used today.

Quantum Field Theory and the Standard Model #ad - Assuming only an undergraduate-level understanding of quantum mechanics, the book steadily develops the Standard Model and state-of-the art calculation techniques. Based on a course taught by the author over many years, this book is ideal for an introductory to advanced quantum field theory sequence or for independent study.

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An Introduction To Quantum Field Theory Frontiers in Physics

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Westview Press #ad - The authors make these subjects accessible through carefully worked examples illustrating the technical aspects of the subject, and intuitive explanations of what is going on behind the mathematics. This discussion sets the stage for a discussion of the physical principles that underlie the fundamental interactions of elementary particle physics and their description by gauge field theories.

An introduction to quantum field Theory is a textbook intended for the graduate physics course covering relativistic quantum mechanics, quantum electrodynamics, and Feynman diagrams. After presenting the basics of quantum electrodynamics, the authors discuss the theory of renormalization and its relation to statistical mechanics, and introduce the renormalization group.

An Introduction To Quantum Field Theory Frontiers in Physics #ad - Westview Press.

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Quantum Field Theory for the Gifted Amateur

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Oxford University Press #ad - This book on quantum field theory is designed to be different. The imagined reader is a gifted amateur, possessing a curious and adaptable mind, looking to be told an entertaining and intellectually stimulating story, but who will not feel patronised if a few mathematical niceties are spelled out in detail.

Quantum field theory is arguably the most far-reaching and beautiful physical theory ever constructed, with aspects more stringently tested and verified to greater precision than any other theory in physics. Unfortunately, the subject has gained a notorious reputation for difficulty, with forbidding looking mathematics and a peculiar diagrammatic language described in an array of unforgiving, weighty textbooks aimed firmly at aspiring professionals.

Quantum Field Theory for the Gifted Amateur #ad - Using numerous worked examples, this book will smooth the path towards understanding the radically different and revolutionary view of the physical world that quantum field theory provides, and careful physically motivated explanations, diagrams, and which all physicists should have the opportunity to experience.

To request a copy of the Solutions Manual, visit http://global. Oup. Com/uk/academic/physics/admin/solutions. However, too beautiful, quantum field theory is too important, and too engaging to be restricted to the professionals. Westview Press. Oxford University Press.

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Quantum Field Theory

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Cambridge University Press #ad - The book is written in a modular format, with each chapter as self-contained as possible, and with the necessary prerequisite material clearly identified. Cambridge University Press. The step-by-step presentation begins with basic concepts illustrated by simple examples, spinor-helicity methods for quark and gluon scattering, instantons, magnetic monopoles, supersymmetry, and proceeds through historically important results to thorough treatments of modern topics such as the renormalization group, and the unification of forces.

Westview Press. Quantum field theory is the basic mathematical framework that is used to describe elementary particles. It is based on a year-long course given by the author and contains extensive problems, with password protected solutions available to lecturers at www. Cambridge. Org/9780521864497. Assuming only an undergraduate knowledge of quantum mechanics and special relativity, this book is ideal for graduate students beginning the study of elementary particles.

Quantum Field Theory #ad - This textbook provides a complete and essential introduction to the subject. Oxford University Press.

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Gravitation

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Princeton University Press #ad - The book also offers a unique, alternating, two-track pathway through the subject. Material focusing on basic physical ideas is designated as Track 1 and formulates an appropriate one-semester graduate-level course. First published in 1973, gravitation is a landmark graduate-level textbook that presents Einstein’s general theory of relativity and offers a rigorous, full-year course on the physics of gravitation.

Oxford University Press. This authoritative text has shaped the research of generations of physicists and astronomers, and the book continues to influence the way experts think about the subject. With an emphasis on geometric interpretation, this masterful and comprehensive book introduces the theory of relativity; describes physical applications, from stars to black holes and gravitational waves; and portrays the field’s frontiers.

Upon publication, ” and it has since become a classic, Science called it “a pedagogic masterpiece, considered essential reading for every serious student and researcher in the field of relativity. Cambridge University Press. The remaining track 2 material provides a wealth of advanced topics instructors can draw on for a two-semester course, with Track 1 sections serving as prerequisites.

Gravitation #ad - This must-have reference for students and scholars of relativity includes a new preface by David Kaiser, and a new introduction by Charles Misner and Kip Thorne, reflecting on the history of the book’s publication and reception, discussing exciting developments in the field since the book’s original publication.

The book teaches students to:grasp the laws of physics in flat and curved spacetimePredict orders of magnitudeCalculate using the principal tools of modern geometryUnderstand Einstein's geometric framework for physicsExplore applications, cosmology, gravitational waves, Schwarzschild and Kerr black holes, gravitational collapse, including neutron stars, and so much more Westview Press.

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Introduction to Elementary Particles

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Wiley-VCH #ad - Cambridge University Press. It is followed by accessible treatments of quantum electrodynamics, the strong and weak interactions, and gauge theories. The first chapter provides a detailed historical introduction to the subject, while subsequent chapters offer a quantitative presentation of the Standard Model.

In the second, revised edition of a well-established textbook, using a lively, the author strikes a balance between quantitative rigor and intuitive understanding, informal style. New chapters address neutrino oscillations and prospects for physics beyond the Standard Model. Wiley-Vch. A complete solution manual is available for instructors.

Introduction to Elementary Particles #ad - The book contains a number of worked examples and many end-of-chapter problems. A simplified introduction to the Feynman rules, based on a "toy" model, helps readers learn the calculational techniques without the complications of spin. Oxford University Press. Westview Press.

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Modern Quantum Mechanics

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Cambridge University Press #ad - Modern quantum mechanics is a classic graduate level textbook, covering the main quantum mechanics concepts in a clear, organized and engaging manner. The author, jun john Sakurai, was a renowned theorist in particle theory. The second edition, feynman path integrals, while at the same time retaining classic developments such as neutron interferometer experiments, correlation measurements, such as advanced mathematical techniques associated with quantum mechanical calculations, introduces topics that extend the text's usefulness into the twenty first century, revised by Jim Napolitano, and Bell's inequality.

Wiley-Vch. Westview Press. A solution manual for instructors using this textbook can be downloaded from www. Cambridge. Org/9781108422413. Cambridge University Press. Oxford University Press.

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Spacetime and Geometry: An Introduction to General Relativity

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Cambridge University Press #ad - Wiley-Vch. Three major applications of general relativity are then discussed: black holes, perturbation theory and gravitational waves, and cosmology. A brief introduction to quantum field theory in curved spacetime is also included. Students will learn the origin of how spacetime curves the Einstein equation and how matter moves through it the geodesic equation.

Oxford University Press. Using a lucid style, carroll first covers the foundations of the theory and mathematical formalism, providing an approachable introduction to what can often be an intimidating subject. Westview Press. Spacetime and geometry is an introductory textbook on general relativity, specifically aimed at students.

Spacetime and Geometry: An Introduction to General Relativity #ad - A student familiar with this book will be ready to tackle research-level problems in gravitational physics. Cambridge University Press. They will learn what black holes really are, how gravitational waves are generated and detected, and the modern view of the expansion of the universe.

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Quantum Field Theory in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition In a nutshell

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Princeton University Press #ad - Zee covers the latest advances while providing a solid conceptual foundation for students to build on, making this the most up-to-date and modern textbook on quantum field theory available. This expanded edition features several additional chapters, on-shell gluon scattering, as well as an entirely new section describing recent developments in quantum field theory such as gravitational waves, recursion relations for amplitudes with complex momenta, the helicity spinor formalism, and the hidden connection between Yang-Mills theory and Einstein gravity.

Since it was first published, quantum Field Theory in a Nutshell has quickly established itself as the most accessible and comprehensive introduction to this profound and deeply fascinating area of theoretical physics. Princeton University Press. Now in this fully revised and expanded edition, A. The most accessible and comprehensive introductory textbook available features a fully revised, updated, and expanded text covers the latest exciting advances in the field includes new exercises offers a one-of-a-kind resource for students and researchers Leading universities that have adopted this book include: Arizona State University Boston University Brandeis University Brown University California Institute of Technology Carnegie Mellon College of William & Mary Cornell Harvard University Massachusetts Institute of Technology Northwestern University Ohio State University Princeton University Purdue University - Main Campus Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Rutgers University - New Brunswick Stanford University University of California - Berkeley University of Central Florida University of Chicago University of Michigan University of Montreal University of Notre Dame Vanderbilt University Virginia Tech University Westview Press.

Quantum Field Theory in a Nutshell, 2nd Edition In a nutshell #ad - Zee also provides added exercises, as well as detailed appendices, and examples, explanations, solutions to selected exercises, and suggestions for further reading. Cambridge University Press.

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Introduction to Quantum Mechanics

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Cambridge University Press #ad - Princeton University Press. Wiley-Vch. Westview Press. Cambridge University Press. Oxford University Press. Changes and additions to the new edition of this classic textbook include a new chapter on symmetries, improved explanations, more numerical problems to be worked on a computer, new applications to solid state physics, new problems and examples, and consolidated treatment of time-dependent potentials.

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Classical Electrodynamics Third Edition

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Wiley #ad - The new edition addresses the changes in emphasis and applications that have occurred in the field, without any significant increase in length. The third edition of the defining text for the graduate-level course in Electricity and Magnetism has finally arrived! It has been 37 years since the first edition and 24 since the second.

Cambridge University Press. Oxford University Press. Wiley-Vch. Guaranteed packaging. No quibbles returns. Mint Condition. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. Princeton University Press. Westview Press. New.

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