Volume 839 2012

An Invitation to Quantum Field Theory

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ISBN: 978-3-642-23727-0 (Print) 978-3-642-23728-7 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Pages 1-9

    Why Do We Need Quantum Field Theory After All?

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    Pages 11-32

    From Classical to Quantum Fields

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    Pages 33-45

    Theories and Lagrangians I: Matter Fields

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    Pages 47-79

    Theories and Lagrangians II: Introducing Gauge Fields

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    Pages 81-99

    Theories and Lagrangians III: The Standard Model

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    Pages 101-126

    Towards Computational Rules: Feynman Diagrams

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    Pages 127-144

    Symmetries I: Continuous Symmetries

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    Pages 145-173

    Renormalization

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    Pages 175-192

    Anomalies

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    Pages 193-208

    The Origin of Mass

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    Pages 209-230

    Symmetries II: Discrete Symmetries

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    Pages 231-260

    Effective Field Theories and Naturalness

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    Pages 261-273

    Special Topics

  15. Back Matter

    Pages 275-294