Basic Concepts

  • Alexandre ZagoskinEmail author
Part of the Graduate Texts in Physics book series (GTP)


Basic ideas of quantum many-body theory. Qualitative picture of quasiparticles. Thomas-Fermi screening. Plasmons. Propagators and path integrals in a one-body quantum theory. Aharonov-Bohm effect. Perturbation theory for a propagator. Second quantization and field operators.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsLoughborough UniversityLeicestershireUK

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