Effective Field Theories II

Period of duration of course
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Course info
Number of course hours
20
Number of hours of lecturers of reference
2
Number of hours of supplementary teaching
18
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Type of exam

Written and oral exam

Lecturer

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Prerequisites

The course is aimed at 4th year master students.

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

Programme

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