Finite-temperature field theory. J I Kapusta and P V Landshoff Therefore when discussing the thermodynamics of a quantum field theory one uses the grand. Finite-Temperature Field Theory develops the basic formalism and theoretical techniques for studying relativistic quantum field theory at high temperature and. Finite-Temperature Field Theory. Principles and Applications. JOSEPH I. KAPUSTA. School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Minnesota. CHARLES .

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Finite-temperature field theory

We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Home Contact Us Teory Free delivery worldwide. Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics: Description Finite-Temperature Field Theory develops the basic formalism and theoretical techniques for studying relativistic quantum field theory at high temperature and density.

It is assumed that the reader has some familiarity with thermal and statistical physics and with relativistic quantum field theory.

Applications to white dwarf stars, neutron stars, ultrarelativistic nucleus-nucleus collisions, and the early universe are discussed. Problems are given at the end of each chapter, and numerous references to the literature are included. The book is written for theorists in elementary particle physics, nuclear physics, astrophysics, and cosmology.


Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics: Finite-Temperature Field Theory

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Interactions and diagrammatic techniques; 4. Linear response theory; 7.

Spontaneous symmetry breaking and fiele 8. Nuclear matter; Conclusion; Appendix; References; Index. Review quote ‘The material in this book is a well balanced introduction to the current literature on this subject.


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