Spring 2015 MATH 276 001 LEC

Topics in Topology
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
001 LECTuTh 11-1230P 41 EVANSRESHETIKHIN, N Y54436
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
4NONELimit:20 Enrolled:12 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:8 [on 03/22/15]

Note: Also: TEICHNER, P

Additional Information: 

 

"An introduction to Gauge Field Theory"Joint course, Lectures by Peter Teichner (first 7 weeks) and Kolya Reshethikin

Prerequisites: Basic geometry, topology and algebra.

Syllabus: Part 1: Introduction to classical field theories in the BV formalism, Part 2: Path integral quantization and Feynman diagrams

Office: 703 (Peter) and 917 (Kolya)

Office Hours: By appointment

First References, more will be provided in class:

Albert Schwarz, "Geometry of Batalin-Vilkovisky Quantization"

Daniel Freed, "Classical Chern-Simons theory, Part 1"

Kevin Costello and Owen Gwilliam, "Factorization Algebras in Quantum Field Theory"

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