**Introduction to Soft-Collinear Effective Theory**

by Thomas Becher, Alessandro Broggio, Andrea Ferroglia

**Publisher**: arXiv 2014**Number of pages**: 166

**Description**:

These lectures provide an introduction to Soft-Collinear Effective Theory. After discussing the expansion of Feynman diagrams around the high-energy limit, the effective Lagrangian is constructed, first for a scalar theory, then for QCD. The underlying concepts are illustrated with the Sudakov form factor...

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(1.5MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**QCD in Heavy Ion Collisions**

by

**Edmond Iancu**-

**arXiv.org**

This is an introduction to selected topics in the physics of ultrarelativistic heavy ion collisions which shed light on the fundamental theory of strong interactions, the Quantum Chromodynamics. The emphasis is on the partonic forms of QCD matter.

(

**1491**views)

**Quantum Chromodynamics**

by

**Gerhard Ecker**-

**arXiv**

After a historical review of the emergence of QCD, the basic notions of colour and gauge invariance are introduced. The second lecture is devoted to perturbative QCD. The final two lectures treat various aspects of QCD beyond perturbation theory.

(

**5927**views)

**Introduction to Lattice QCD**

by

**Rajan Gupta**-

**arXiv**

These notes aim to provide a pedagogical introduction to Lattice QCD. The topics covered include the scope of LQCD calculations, lattice discretization of gauge and fermion actions, doubling problem, improved gauge and Dirac actions, etc.

(

**5980**views)

**Hadron Models and related New Energy issues**

by

**F. Smarandache, V. Christianto**-

**InfoLearnQuest**

The book covers a wide-range of issues from alternative hadron models to their likely implications to New Energy research, including alternative interpretation of coldfusion phenomena. The authors explored some new approaches to particle physics.

(

**7762**views)