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Lecture Topic : (Math Physics) QUANTUM  CHROMODYNAMICS (QCD)  (PhD,Smilga)

Prerequisites : Quantum Field Theory (QFT) (M1,2); Quantum Mechanics (M2); Quantum Electrodynamics (QED) (M1,2); Gauge Field Theory (M2); Particle Physics (M1); Lie Algebras (M1); Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD) (M2, PhD); Renormalization Group (M2); Electrodynamics (M1); Relativistic Quantum Theory (M2);

Recommended Text(s) :

“Lectures on Quantum Chromodynamics”, Andrei Smilga, World Scientific, 2001.

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Lectures and Links :


Lecture 1  (link)

Ch.1   Yang-Mills Field

Ch.2   Instantons


Lecture 2  (link)

Ch.3   Path Integral in Quantum Mechanics

Ch.4   Quantization of Gauge Theories


Lecture 3  (link)

Ch.5   S-Vacuum

Ch.6   Diagram Technique in Simple and Complicated Theories


Lecture 4  (link)

Ch.7   When the Gauge is Fixed …

Ch.8   Regularization and Renormalization


Lecture 5  (link)

Ch.9   Running Coupling Constant

Ch.10   Weathering Infrared Storms


Lecture 6  (link)

Ch.11   Collinear Singularities : Theory and Phenomenology

Ch.12   Symmetries : Anomalous and Not


Lecture 7  (link)

Ch.13   Quarks on Euclidean Lattice

Ch.14   Aspects of Chiral Symmetry


Lecture 8  (link)

Ch.15   Mesoscopic QCD

Ch.16   Fairy QCD


Lecture 9  (link)

Ch.17   ITEP Sum Rules : The Duality Festival

Ch.18   Hot and Dense QCD


Lecture 10  (link)

Ch.19   Confinement

Appendix : Unitary Groups


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