**Quantum Chromodynamics and Statistical Physics**

by Stephane Munier

**Publisher**: arXiv 2014**Number of pages**: 58

**Description**:

In these lectures, we first introduce the basic concepts in the context of simple toy models, we study the properties of the latter, and show how the results obtained for the simple models may be taken over to quantum chromodynamics.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(2.1MB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Introduction to Soft-Collinear Effective Theory**

by

**Thomas Becher, Alessandro Broggio, Andrea Ferroglia**-

**arXiv**

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 ...

(

**1916**views)

**Hard Interactions of Quarks and Gluons: a Primer for LHC Physics**

by

**J.M. Campbell, J.W. Huston, W.J. Stirling**-

**arXiv**

The authors develop the perturbative framework for the calculation of hard scattering processes. The text provides both a rigorous development of the formalism of hard scattering of quarks and gluons and an intuitive understanding of the physics.

(

**6255**views)

**Quantum Chromodynamics**

by

**A. Pich**-

**arXiv**

These lectures provide an overview of Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD), the SU(3)C gauge theory of the strong interactions. After briefly reviewing the empirical considerations which lead to the introduction of colour, the QCD Lagrangian is discussed.

(

**4284**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.

(

**4385**views)