**Quantum Field Theory, Black Holes and Holography**

by Chethan Krishnan

**Publisher**: arXiv 2010**Number of pages**: 112

**Description**:

These notes are an expanded version of lectures given at the Croatian School on Black Holes at Trpanj, June 21-25, 2010. The aim is to provide a practical introduction to quantum field theory in curved spacetime and related black hole physics, with AdS/CFT as the loose motivation.

Download or read it online for free here:

**Download link**

(990KB, PDF)

## Similar books

**Introduction to Renormalisation**

by

**Joao F. Melo**-

**arXiv**

These are introductory lectures aimed at beginning graduate students covering fundamental concepts and ideas behind the renormalisation group. Our main goal is to motivate it and then explore its consequences, in the context of quantum field theory.

(

**631**views)

**Algebraic Quantum Field Theory: An Introduction**

by

**Christopher J. Fewster, Kasia Rejzner**-

**arXiv.org**

We give a pedagogical introduction to algebraic quantum field theory (AQFT), with the aim of explaining its key structures and features. Topics covered include: algebraic formulations of quantum theory and the GNS representation theorem, etc.

(

**4609**views)

**Introduction to Feynman Integrals**

by

**Stefan Weinzierl**-

**arXiv**

An introduction to Feynman integrals. In the first part of the course the author reviews the basics of the perturbative expansion in quantum field theories. In the second part of the course he will discuss more advanced topics.

(

**10093**views)

**Notes on Quantum Field Theory**

by

**Sidney Coleman**-

**arXiv**

These notes were taken during Sidney Coleman's lectures on Quantum Field Theory (Physics 253), given at Harvard University in Fall semester of the 1986-1987 academic year. These notes remain the principal source for the Physics 253a materials.

(

**9247**views)