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Many-Body Quantum Theory in Condensed Matter Physics

This course is based on the following texts:
Many-Body Quantum Theory in Condensed Matter, Bruus & Flensberg (Main text)
Quantum thoery of many-particle systems, Fetter & Walecka

توجه: در بازه زمانی که کلاسها تعطیل است، درس‌ها به صورت مجازی برای دانشجویان ایمیل می‌شود.

Topics covered in this course are: 

  • First and second quantization 
  • Mean field theory 
  • Time dependence in quantum theory 
  • Linear response theory 
  • Green’s functions 
  • Equation of motion theory 
  • Imaginary time Green’s function
  • Feynman diagrams and external potentials 
  • Feynman diagrams and pair interactions
Prerequisites: 

Advanced solid state physics

Grading Policy: 
  •  Homework:          30 %       
  •  Midterm exam:    30 %
  •  Final exam:          40 % 
Time: 
  • Sunday and  Tuesday: 13:30-15:00
  • Midterm exam: 2 Ordibehesht
  • Final exam: 24 Khordad
Term: 
Winter 2020
Grade: 
Graduate