F7040 Quantum electrodynamics

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2001
Extent and Intensity
2/1/0. 4 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
prof. Rikard von Unge, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. Rikard von Unge, Ph.D.
Department of Theoretical Physics and Astrophysics - Physics Section - Faculty of Science
Contact Person: prof. Rikard von Unge, Ph.D.
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is also offered to the students of the fields other than those the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
Relativistic wave equations, second quantization, propagators in momentum and space-time representation, quantization of free vector and spinors, coherent states, perturbation theory. QED-general formalism, propagators, Feynman diagram and Feynman rules, scattering in external potential, pair creation, Compton scattering, electron-electron scattering, the polarization of the vacuum and the eigen energy of the electron, exact propagators and vertices, renormalization, Ward identities.
Assessment methods (in Czech)
Zkouška se skládá ze samostatně řešených příkladů a z ústní část. Podmínkou ke zkoušce je, aby student vyřešil problémy zadané během kurzu.
Language of instruction
Further Comments
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
The course is taught: every week.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 1999, Autumn 2010 - only for the accreditation, Autumn 2000, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, spring 2012 - acreditation, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019, Autumn 2020, autumn 2021.
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