I will not be in town for the first four lectures, Tuesday Jan. 17, Thursday Jan. 19, Tuesday Jan. 24 and Thursday Jan. 26, 2017. I will also be away on Thursday March 9, Tuesday March 11, and Thursday March 16, 2017. To avoid possible conflicts the make up lectures will be on Fridays from 5:00 pm- 6:30 pm. The dates for the make up lectures will be Friday February 3, Friday February 10, Friday February 24, Friday March 3, Friday March 31, Friday April 7, and Friday April 14. All the make up lectures will be held in our regular classroom, Rm 136 Loomis Laboratory (ESB).

Homework set No. 1 was posted on Tuesday January 30, 2017. It is due on Friday February 24, 2017, at 9:00 pm CST. The solutions to HW set No.1 were posted on Tuesday March 7, 2017.

The solutions to HW set No.1 were posted on Tuesday March 7, 2017.

Homework set No. 2 was posted on Sunday February 26, 2017. It is due on Friday March 31, 2017, at 9:00 pm CST. The solutions to Homework set No.2 were posted on Monday April 10, 2017.

The solutions to Homework set No.2 were posted on Monday April 10, 2017.

The notes on conformal invariance and RG were posted on 2/28/2016

The list of suggested Term papers was posted on Tuesday March 7, 2017. Each student must send me an email with his/her top three choices of topics. All three choices must be from the list

Homework set No. 3 was posted on Friday March 31, 2017. It is due on Friday March 28, 2017, at 9:00 pm CST. the solutions to homework 3 were posted on Thursday May 11, 207.

the solutions to homework 3 were posted on Thursday May 11, 207.

Last updated 5/11/2017