# Quantum Field Theory

### 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)