[ 461WTPHQVSV16 ] VL Quantum Mechanics of Many-Body Systems

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year Physics Robert Zillich 2 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 as announced in class
Methods lecture
Language German and English
Study material as announced in class
Changing subject? Yes
On-site course
Maximum number of participants -
Assignment procedure Direct assignment