Renormalization: An Introduction to Renormalization, the Renormalization Group and the Operator-Product Expansion

Renormalization: An Introduction to Renormalization, the Renormalization Group and the Operator-Product Expansion

by John C. Collins
     
 

A coherent exposition of the technique underlying the numerical calculations of experimental phenomena in the physics of elementary particles. The book explains in depth the technique of dimensional regularization, renormalization, and the renormalization group. See more details below

Overview

A coherent exposition of the technique underlying the numerical calculations of experimental phenomena in the physics of elementary particles. The book explains in depth the technique of dimensional regularization, renormalization, and the renormalization group.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521311779
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/28/2003
Series:
Cambridge Monographs on Mathematical Physics Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
392
Sales rank:
1,030,804
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Quantum field theory; 3. Basic examples; 4. Dimensional regularization; 5. Renormalization; 6. Composite operators; 7. Renormalization group; 8. Large-mass expansion; 9. Global symmetries; 10. Operator-product expansion; 11. Coordinate space; 12. Renormalization of gauge theories; 13. Anomalies; 14. Deep-inelastic scattering; References; Index.

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