Physics 582

General Field Theory

Fall Semester 2016


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Quantum Field Theory

M. E. Peskin and D. V. Schroeder. ``An Introduction to Quantum Field Theory", Perseus Books, The Advanced Book Program (Reading, MA).

L.Ryder. ``Quantum Field Theory", Cambridge University Press.

Mark Srednicki, ``Quantum Field Theory", Cambridge University Press.

C. Itzykson and J. B. Zuber. ``Quantum Field Theory", McGraw-Hill.

J. D. Bjorken and S. Drell. ``Relativistic Quantum Fields", McGraw-Hill.

L. D. Landau and E. M. Lifshitz, ``The Classical Theory of Fields", Pergamon Press.

R. P. Feynman, ``Path Integrals and Quantum Mechanics", McGraw Hill.

G. Parisi, ``Statistical Field Theory", Addison Wesley.

J. Zinn-Justin, `` Quantum Field Theory and Critical Phenomena", Oxford University Press.

M. Green, J. Schwartz and E. Witten, `` Superstring Theory", Cambridge University Press.

J. Polchinski, ``String Theory", Cambridge University Press.

S. Coleman, ``Aspects of Symmetry", Cambridge University Press.

R. Rajaraman, ``Solitons and Instantons", North-Holland.

A. M. Polyakov, ``Gauge Fields and Strings", Harwood.

P. Di Francesco, P. Mathieu and D. Senechal, ``Conformal Field Theory", Springer-Verlag.

R. Balian and J. Zinn-Justin, ``Methods of Field Theory", North-Holland.

L. Schulman, ``Techniques and Applications of Path Integration", Wiley.

C. Itzykson and J. Drouffe, ``Statistical Field Theory, Cambridge University Press.

P. Ramond, ``Field Theory: a Modern Primer", Addison Wesley.

S. J. Chang, ``Introduction to Quantum Field Theory", World Scientific.

M. Stone, ``Lectures on Quantum Field Theory", Springer-Verlag.

S. Weinberg, ``The Quantum Theory of Fields" (three volumes), Cambridge University Press.

A. Zee, ``Quantum Field Theory, in an nutshell", Princeton University Press.

M. Kaku, ``Quantum Field Theory", Oxford University Press.

R. P. Feynman and A. R. Hibbs, ``Quantum Mechanics and Path Integrals", McGraw-Hill

Field Theory and Statistical and Condensed Matter Physics

E. Fradkin. ``Field Theories of Condensed Matter Systems, 2nd edition", Cambridge University Press, 2013

S. Doniach and E. H. Sondheimer, ``Green's's Functions for Solid State Physicists", Imperial College Press.

A. Abrikosov, L. Gorkov and I. Dzyaloshinski. ``Methods of Quantum Field Theory in Statistical Physics", Dover.

A. Fetter and J. D. Walecka. ``Quantum Theory of Many Particle Systems", McGraw-Hill.

D. Amit. ``Field Theory, the Renormalization Group and Critical Phenomena", McGraw-Hill.

R. P. Feynman. ``Statistical Mechanics", Addison-Wesley.

L. P. Kadanoff and G. Baym, ``Quantum Statistical Mechanics", Addison Wesley.

J. Cardy, ``Scaling and Renormalization in Statistical Physics", Cambridge University Press.

D. Pines and P. Nozieres, ``The Theory of Quantum Liquids", Addison Wesley-Perseus.

J. Negele and H. Orland, ``Quantum Many Particle Systems", Addison Wesley.

N. Goldenfeld, `` Lectures on Phase Transitions ad the Renormalization Group", Addison Wesley.

P. C. Martin, ``Measurements and Correlation Functions", Gordon and Breach.

Last updated 9/10/2016