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- Author: Michele Maggiore
- Title: A Modern Introduction to Quantum Field Theory
- Amazon Link: https://www.amazon.com/dp/0198520743/?tag=pfamazon01-20
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Agree.QGravity said:to obtain the rudiments of QFT in briefest possible terms, this is probably the best place!
The main focus of this book is to provide a comprehensive and updated introduction to the concepts and techniques of quantum field theory, with a modern perspective.
Yes, this book is designed for students with a good background in quantum mechanics and special relativity, but no prior knowledge of quantum field theory is assumed. The author introduces the fundamental concepts and builds up the theory in a clear and accessible way.
Yes, the book covers both theoretical and experimental aspects of quantum field theory. The author discusses the basic principles and theoretical framework, as well as applications to particle physics and quantum gravity. The book also includes exercises and examples to help readers apply the theory to real-world scenarios.
Yes, this book stands out for its modern approach and its clear and concise presentation of the material. The author also includes a detailed discussion of recent developments in the field, such as the Higgs boson discovery and the search for new physics at the Large Hadron Collider.
This book serves as an excellent reference for more advanced studies in quantum field theory. It includes a comprehensive bibliography with references to more specialized and advanced texts, as well as research articles. The book also covers a wide range of topics and provides a solid foundation for further exploration of the subject.