124.722 Relativistic Quantum Mechanics and Field Theory (15 credits)

Lorentz covariance. Four-vectors, electromagnetic fields and Maxwell's equations in four-vector formalism. Klein-Gordon Equation, Dirac equation and Spinors. Feynman diagrams. Second quantisation, oscillators and canonical formulation. Scattering. Symmetries and the gauge principle.

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2020 Double Semester Internal Manawatu Campus
2021 Double Semester Internal Manawatu Campus

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