[ 461WTPHQVSU16 ] UE Quantum Mechanics of Many-Body Systems

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
1,5 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Physics Robert Zillich 1 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Technical Physics 2019W
Objectives Understanding concepts and models of quantum many-body physics and learning approximate methods for finding solutions for these models
Subject Subjects changing and depend on lecturer. An incomplete list of possible topics: Second quantization; electrons in solids; Hartree-Fock method; Hubbard model; phonons and electron-phonon coupling; BCS model of superconductivity; perturbation theory and Feynman diagrams; variational many-body methods
Criteria for evaluation solve exercise problems
Methods solve exercise problems by oneself and discussion of results
Language German and English
Study material as announced in class
Changing subject? Yes
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 25
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority