QUANTUM FIELD THEORY II
Physics 612 - Spring 2018

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SYLLABUS

Instructor: George Siopsis
  • Office: M104 Nielsen Physics Bldg.
  • Phone: (865) 974-7846
  • FAX: (865) 974-7843
  • E-mail: siopsis AT tennessee DOT edu
Office hours:One hour after each class, whenever you find me at the office, and by appointment.
Section:612001
Grader: TBA
Lectures:TR 11:10 - 12:25, Rm # 512 Nielsen Physics Bldg.
Textbooks:
(Recommended)
Please visit the web site of the course.
Homework: one problem set for each unit (for list of units, see web site); due as announced (in general, one week after we are done with the corresponding unit). You will receive 50% credit for late homework.
Attendance:Attendance and participation in class discussions is expected.
Project: You need to do a project on a topic of your choice (selected after consultation with the Instructor by Fri., Feb. 2), write a paper on it (first draft due by Fri., Mar. 30, final due by Fri., Apr. 27) and present it in class at the end of the semester (Fri., May 4, 10:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.). This is not meant to be original work. You just need to understand a certain subject described in an appropriate textbook and not covered in class, or in a research paper you happen to be interested in.
Grade: 40% homework, 20% participation, 40% project.
Campus Syllabus:Please read the Campus Syllabus.
WWW:The web site for the course is http://aesop.phys.utk.edu/ph612/

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