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===books===
 
===books===
'''Quantum Field Theory in a Nutshell'''<br>
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'''Relativistic Quantum Fields'''<br>
by A. Zee (Princeton University Press, 2003)
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by J.D. Bjorken and S.D. Drell (McGraw-Hill, 1965)
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'''Quantum Field Theory'''<br>
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by L.S. Brown (CUP, 1992)
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'''Introduction to Quantum Field Theory'''<br>
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by S.J. Chang (World Scientific, 1990)
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'''Gauge Theory of Elementary Particle Physics'''<br>
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by T.P. Cheng and L.F. Li (Clarendon Press, 1984)
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'''Quantum Field Theory'''<br>
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by K. Huang (John Wiley & Sons, 1998)
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'''Quantum Field Theory'''<br>
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C. Itzykson and J-B. Zuber (McGraw-Hill, 1980)
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'''Particle Physics and Introduction to Field Theory'''<br>
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T.D. Lee (Taylor & Francis, 1981)
  
 
'''An Introduction to Quantum Field Theory'''<br>
 
'''An Introduction to Quantum Field Theory'''<br>
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'''Quantum Field Theory'''<br>
 
'''Quantum Field Theory'''<br>
by Lewis H. Ryder (CUP)
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by Lewis H. Ryder (CUP, 1996)
  
 
'''The Quantum Theory of Fields'''<br>
 
'''The Quantum Theory of Fields'''<br>
by Steven Weinberg (three volumes, CUP)
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by Steven Weinberg (three volumes, CUP, 1995)
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'''Quantum Field Theory in a Nutshell'''<br>
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by A. Zee (Princeton University Press, 2003, [http://www.kitp.ucsb.edu/~zee/nuts.html errata])
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'''Quantum Field Theory'''<br>
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by M. Srednicki (CUP, 2006, [http://www.physics.ucsb.edu/~mark/qft.html errata and downloadable draft])
  
 
===reviews===
 
===reviews===
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/0908.1964 Effective Field Theory, Past and Future]<br>
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by Steven Weinberg (0908.1964 [hep-th], 21 pages)
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0602121 Renormalization: general theory]<br>
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by John C. Collins (hep-th/0602121, 9 pages, 4 figures)<br>
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concise review for Encyclopedia of Mathematical Physics (Elsevier, 2006)
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[http://www.arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0701053 Introduction to Effective Field Theory]<br>
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by C.P. Burgess (hep-th/0701053, 55 pages)
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0212049 A hint of renormalization]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0212049 A hint of renormalization]<br>
 
by B. Delamotte (hep-th/0212049, 17 pages)
 
by B. Delamotte (hep-th/0212049, 17 pages)
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[http://www.math.ias.edu/QFT/fall/ Quantum Field Theory program at IAS: Fall Term 1996]
 
[http://www.math.ias.edu/QFT/fall/ Quantum Field Theory program at IAS: Fall Term 1996]
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9702027 What is quantum field theory, and what did we think it is?]<br>
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by Steven Weinberg (hep-th/9702027, 17 pages, no figures)
  
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9803075 Quantum Field Theory]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9803075 Quantum Field Theory]<br>
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0306138 Heat kernel expansion: user's manual]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0306138 Heat kernel expansion: user's manual]<br>
 
by D.V. Vassilevich (hep-th/0306138, 111 pages)
 
by D.V. Vassilevich (hep-th/0306138, 111 pages)
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/math-ph/0107018 Heat Kernel Approach in Quantum Field Theory]<br>
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by I. Avramidi (math-ph/0107018, 66 pages)
  
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0210172 Axions: Past, Present, and Future]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0210172 Axions: Past, Present, and Future]<br>
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0101036 Perturbative Quantum Field Theory in the String-Inspired Formalism]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0101036 Perturbative Quantum Field Theory in the String-Inspired Formalism]<br>
 
by Christian Schubert (hep-th/0101036, 183 pages, 26 figures)
 
by Christian Schubert (hep-th/0101036, 183 pages, 26 figures)
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-ph/9304249 String-Based Perturbative Methods for Gauge Theories]<br>
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by Zvi Bern (hep-ph/9304249, 66 pages)
  
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-ph/0103141 Finite temperature field theory]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-ph/0103141 Finite temperature field theory]<br>
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-ph/0002303 The Past and Future of S-Matrix Theory]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-ph/0002303 The Past and Future of S-Matrix Theory]<br>
 
by Alan. R. White (hep-ph/0002303, 43 pages, 12 figures)
 
by Alan. R. White (hep-ph/0002303, 43 pages, 12 figures)
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/math-ph/0102018 Algebraic Quantum Field Theory and Operator Algebras]<br>
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by B. Schroer (math-ph/0102018, 69 pages)
  
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0111260 An algebraic approach to logarithmic conformal field theory]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0111260 An algebraic approach to logarithmic conformal field theory]<br>
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9902115 Aspects of Chern-Simons Theory]<br>
 
[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9902115 Aspects of Chern-Simons Theory]<br>
 
by Gerald V. Dunne (hep-th/9902115, 76 pages, 9 figures)
 
by Gerald V. Dunne (hep-th/9902115, 76 pages, 9 figures)
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[http://www.damtp.cam.ac.uk/user/dt281/qft.html Part III (CASM) Quantum Field Theory Course in DAMTP 2006]<br>
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by David Tong (144 pages)
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[http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0008096 Light-Cone Quantization: Foundations and Applications]<br>
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by T. Heinzl (hep-th/0008096, 90 pages)

Latest revision as of 10:49, 14 August 2009

books

Relativistic Quantum Fields
by J.D. Bjorken and S.D. Drell (McGraw-Hill, 1965)

Quantum Field Theory
by L.S. Brown (CUP, 1992)

Introduction to Quantum Field Theory
by S.J. Chang (World Scientific, 1990)

Gauge Theory of Elementary Particle Physics
by T.P. Cheng and L.F. Li (Clarendon Press, 1984)

Quantum Field Theory
by K. Huang (John Wiley & Sons, 1998)

Quantum Field Theory
C. Itzykson and J-B. Zuber (McGraw-Hill, 1980)

Particle Physics and Introduction to Field Theory
T.D. Lee (Taylor & Francis, 1981)

An Introduction to Quantum Field Theory
by Michael E. Peskin, Daniel V. Schroeder (Westview Press, 1995, errata)

Quantum Field Theory
by Lewis H. Ryder (CUP, 1996)

The Quantum Theory of Fields
by Steven Weinberg (three volumes, CUP, 1995)

Quantum Field Theory in a Nutshell
by A. Zee (Princeton University Press, 2003, errata)

Quantum Field Theory
by M. Srednicki (CUP, 2006, errata and downloadable draft)

reviews

Effective Field Theory, Past and Future
by Steven Weinberg (0908.1964 [hep-th], 21 pages)

Renormalization: general theory
by John C. Collins (hep-th/0602121, 9 pages, 4 figures)
concise review for Encyclopedia of Mathematical Physics (Elsevier, 2006)

Introduction to Effective Field Theory
by C.P. Burgess (hep-th/0701053, 55 pages)

A hint of renormalization
by B. Delamotte (hep-th/0212049, 17 pages)

Lectures on the functional renormalization group method
by Janos Polonyi (hep-th/0110026, 47 pages, 11 figures)

Quantum Field Theory program at IAS: Fall Term 1996

What is quantum field theory, and what did we think it is?
by Steven Weinberg (hep-th/9702027, 17 pages, no figures)

Quantum Field Theory
by Frank Wilczek (hep-th/9803075, 12 pages, 3 figures)

Introductory Lectures on Quantum Field Theory
by Luis Alvarez-Gaume, Miguel A. Vazquez-Mozo (hep-th/0510040, 96 pages, 16 figures)

Fields
by W. Siegel (hep-th/9912205, 710+21 pages, 44 figures)

Lectures on Quantum Field Theory
by R. E. Borcherds, A. Barnard (math-ph/0204014, 76 pages, 35 figures)

A Brief Course in Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking I. The Paleolitic Age
by Robert Brout (hep-th/0203096, 28 pages, 9 figures)

A Brief Course in Spontaneous Symmetry Breaking II. Modern Times: The BEH Mechanism
by Francois Englert (hep-th/0203097, 25 pages 9 figures)

Heat kernel expansion: user's manual
by D.V. Vassilevich (hep-th/0306138, 111 pages)

Heat Kernel Approach in Quantum Field Theory
by I. Avramidi (math-ph/0107018, 66 pages)

Axions: Past, Present, and Future
by Mark Srednicki (hep-th/0210172, 12 pages)

A Short Lecture on Divergences
by Alejandro Rivero (hep-th/0208180, 5 pages)

Bits and Pieces in Logarithmic Conformal Field Theory
by Michael Flohr (hep-th/0111228, 90 pages)

Perturbative Quantum Field Theory in the String-Inspired Formalism
by Christian Schubert (hep-th/0101036, 183 pages, 26 figures)

String-Based Perturbative Methods for Gauge Theories
by Zvi Bern (hep-ph/9304249, 66 pages)

Finite temperature field theory
by M.-P. Lombardo (hep-ph/0103141, 34 pages, 11 figures)

Critical Phenomena: An Introduction from a modern perspective
by Somendra M. Bhattacharjee (cond-mat/0011011, 26 pages, 2 figures)

Quantum Field Theory at Finite Temperature: An Introduction
by J. Zinn-Justin (hep-ph/0005272, 65 pages)

Exact Renormalization Group Equations. An Introductory Review
by C. Bagnuls, C. Bervillier (hep-th/0002034, 65 pages, 6 figures)

The Past and Future of S-Matrix Theory
by Alan. R. White (hep-ph/0002303, 43 pages, 12 figures)

Algebraic Quantum Field Theory and Operator Algebras
by B. Schroer (math-ph/0102018, 69 pages)

An algebraic approach to logarithmic conformal field theory
by Matthias R. Gaberdiel (hep-th/0111260, 55 pages, 2 figures)

Topological quantum field theories
by Albert Schwarz (hep-th/0011260)

Introduction to Effective Field Theory
by Barry R. Holstein (nucl-th/0010015, 12 pages)

Renormalons
by M. Beneke (hep-ph/9807443, 168 pages, 23 figures)

Restrictions Imposed by Superconformal Invariance on Quantum Field Theories
by Shiraz Minwalla (hep-th/9712074, 66 pages)

An Introduction to the Worldline Technique for Quantum Field Theory Calculations
by Christian Schubert (hep-th/9610108, 33 pages, 10 figures)

Effective Field Theory and the Fermi Surface
by Joseph Polchinski (hep-th/9210046, 39 pages)

Aspects of Chern-Simons Theory
by Gerald V. Dunne (hep-th/9902115, 76 pages, 9 figures)

Part III (CASM) Quantum Field Theory Course in DAMTP 2006
by David Tong (144 pages)

Light-Cone Quantization: Foundations and Applications
by T. Heinzl (hep-th/0008096, 90 pages)