**Credits:** 7.5 **Level:** 2 **Grading:** A, B, C, D, E, Fx, F

**Time:** Period 3 (Lectures 36h, which will be given in English.)

**Lecturer, course responsible, and examiner:**

Prof. Tommy Ohlsson

Telephone: 08-7908261 E-mail: see bottom of page

- apply the Poincaré group as well as classify particle representations.
- analyze the Klein-Gordon and the Dirac equations.
- solve the Weyl equation.
- know Maxwell's equations and classical Yang-Mills theory.
- quantize Klein-Gordon, Dirac, and Majorana fields as well as formulate the Lagrangian for these fields.
- use perturbation theory in simple quantum field theories.
- formulate the Lagrangian for quantum electrodynamics as well as analyze this.
- derive Feynman rules from simple quantum field theories as well as interpret Feynman diagrams.
- analyze elementary processes in quantum electrodynamics.
- compute radiative corrections to elementary processes in quantum electrodynamics.

- Quantum Physics
- Special Relativity Theory

- Classical Theoretical Physics

Homework Problems | Out | In |

Set #1 - Part I (quiz, 60 min.) | Lecture 5 (January 27, 2021) | February 3, 2021 @ 16:00-17:00 |

Set #1 - Part II | Lecture 5 (January 27, 2021) | February 10, 2021 @ 16:00 |

Set #2 - Part I (quiz, 60 min.) | Lecture 11 (February 10, 2021) | February 17, 2021 @ 16:00-17:00 |

Set #2 - Part II | Lecture 11 (February 10, 2021) | February 24, 2021 @ 16:00 |

Set #3 - Part I (quiz, 60 min.) | Lecture 17 (March 3, 2021) | March 10, 2021 @ 16:00-17:00 |

Set #3 - Part II | Lecture 17 (March 3, 2021) | March 17, 2021 @ 16:00 |

Grade | Homework Problems (INL1) | Oral Examination (TEN1) |

F | < 50% of all problems correct | Failed |

Fx | < 50% of all problems correct | Passed |

Fx | ≥ 50% of all problems correct | Failed |

E | ≥ 50% of all problems correct | Passed |

D | ≥ 60% of all problems correct | Passed |

C | ≥ 70% of all problems correct | Passed |

B | ≥ 80% of all problems correct | Passed |

A | ≥ 90% of all problems correct | Passed |

- T. Ohlsson,
*Relativistic Quantum Physics - From Advanced Quantum Mechanics to Introductory Quantum Field Theory*, Cambridge (2011)

- A.Z. Capri,
*Relativistic Quantum Mechanics and Introduction to Quantum Field Theory*, World Scientific (2002) - W. Greiner,
*Relativistic Quantum Mechanics - Wave Equations*, Springer (2000) - F. Gross,
*Relativistic Quantum Mechanics and Field Theory*, Wiley (1993) - F. Mandl and G. Shaw,
*Quantum Field Theory*, rev. ed., Wiley (1994) - J. Mickelsson, T. Ohlsson, and H. Snellman,
*Relativity Theory*, KTH (2005) - M.E. Peskin and D.V. Schroeder,
*Introduction to Quantum Field Theory*, Harper-Collins (1995) - F. Schwabl,
*Advanced Quantum Mechanics*, Springer (1999) - S.S. Schweber,
*An Introduction to Relativistic Quantum Field Theory*, Dover (2005) - F.J. Ynduráin,
*Relativistic Quantum Mechanics and Introduction to Field Theory*, Springer (1996)

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