ISBN-10:
0691016275
ISBN-13:
9780691016276
Pub. Date:
02/06/1997
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
An Interpretive Introduction to Quantum Field Theory

An Interpretive Introduction to Quantum Field Theory

by Paul Teller

Paperback

Current price is , Original price is $47.95. You

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Please check back later for updated availability.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780691016276
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 02/06/1997
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 192
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

Paul Teller is Professor of Philosophy at the University of California at Davis.

Table of Contents

Preface

Ch. 1 Preliminaries and Overview

Ch. 2 From Particles to Quanta

Ch. 3 Fock Space

Ch. 4 Free Quantum Field Theory

Ch. 5 What the Quantum Field Is Not: Field and Quantal Aspects of Quantum Field Theory

Ch. 6 Interactions

Ch. 7 Infinite Renormalization

Bibliography

Index

What People are Saying About This

Tim Maudlin

In discussing the philosophical implications of quantum field theory, this book is groundbreaking. Teller has provided a real service by distilling the central notions so as to be accessible to the non-expert.
Tim Maudlin, Rutgers University

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews