Logo

Quantum Field Theory, Black Holes and Holography

Small book cover: Quantum Field Theory, Black Holes and Holography

Quantum Field Theory, Black Holes and Holography
by

Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 112

Description:
These notes are an expanded version of lectures given at the Croatian School on Black Holes at Trpanj, June 21-25, 2010. The aim is to provide a practical introduction to quantum field theory in curved spacetime and related black hole physics, with AdS/CFT as the loose motivation.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(990KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Introductory Lectures on Quantum Field TheoryIntroductory Lectures on Quantum Field Theory
by - arXiv
In these lectures we present a few topics in Quantum Field Theory in detail. Some of them are conceptual and some more practical. They have been selected because they appear frequently in current applications to Particle Physics and String Theory.
(5972 views)
Book cover: An Introduction to Quantum Field TheoryAn Introduction to Quantum Field Theory
by - University of Manchester
Presently, all observational evidence points to the fact that Quantum Field Theory provides a good description of all known elementary particles. The scope of these lectures is to provide an introduction to the formalism of Quantum Field Theory.
(7178 views)
Book cover: Quantum Field TheoryQuantum Field Theory
by - University of Cambridge
These notes are based on an introductory course on quantum field theory. From the table of contents: Classical Field Theory; Free Fields; Interacting Fields; The Dirac Equation; Quantizing the Dirac Field; Quantum Electrodynamics.
(8259 views)
Book cover: Algebraic Quantum Field TheoryAlgebraic Quantum Field Theory
by - arXiv
This paper is a survey of AQFT, with an orientation towards foundational topics. In addition to covering the basics of the theory, we discuss issues related to nonlocality, the particle concept, the field concept, and inequivalent representations.
(10656 views)