FMVE176 Riemannian geometry and Yang-Mills Theory II

Kursens poäng (högskolepoäng, hp) 7.5
Kursen ges normalt When there is enough interest and a sufficient number of students
Tillhör forskarskola
Tillhör institution Fundamental fysik
Kursansvarig
Contact Måns Henningson and Genkai Zhang
Kursbeskrivning
Circle bundles, line bundles and their connections. Maxwell theory. Principal bundles and vector bundles. Connections. Yang-Mills theory. Anti self-dual solutions (instantons) in Euclidean signature. The Yang-Mills Higgs system. Magnetic monopoles.
Litteratur
Boothby, Introduction to differentiable manifolds and Riemannian Geometry
Helgason, Differential Geometry, Lie Groups and Symmetric Spaces
Hörmander, Riemannian Geometry
Friedman and Morgan, Gaudge theory and four manifolds
Weinberg, The Quantum Theory of Fields, Vol II, (Cambridge University Press)
Duistermaat, Principal Fiber Bundles, (Utrecht Spring School 2004)
Weinberg, The Quantum Theory of Fields, Vol II, (Cambridge University Press).

Publicerad: ti 29 jan 2013.