Effective Field Theories II

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The course is aimed at 4th year master students.

Prerequisite: an introductory course on Quantum Field Theory, Effective Field Theories part I


This unit will cover problems and exercises related to the topics discussed in the first part of the course (Effective Field Theories I). 

Educational aims

The aim of the unit is to provide students with a concrete understanding of how to apply techniques of EFT and how to carry out QFT calculations at loop level. 

Bibliographical references

Steven Weinberg - The Quantum Theory of Fields, Volume 1, 2

Matthew Schwartz - Quantum Field Theory and the Standard Model

Riccardo Barbieri - Lectures on the Electroweak Interactions

Michael Peskin, Daniel Schroeder - An Introduction To Quantum Field Theory