All assignments and solutions linked to this page are in TeX-generated PDF format.

- Set 1, due September 11; solutions.
- Set 2, due September 18; solutions.
- Set 3, due September 25; solutions.
- Set 4, due October 2; solutions .
- Set 5, due October 11;
mathematical supplement:
*the saddle point method*; solutions. - Set 6, due October 16; solutions.
- Set 7, due October 23; solutions.
- In lieu of set 8, a reading assignment, due November 6:
- My notes on
*Spin-Statistics Theorem*; *Peskin & Schroeder*textbook, §4.5, on scattering cross-sections, decay rates, and transition matrix elements.

- My notes on
- Set 9:
**Problems 4.2 and 4.3**of the*Peskin & Schroeder*textbook, due November 13; solutions.

Note: Part of problem 4.3(d) was solved in homework set 4 (problem 1). - Set 10, due November 20; solutions.
- Set 11, due November 29; solutions.
- Set 12, due December 6; solutions.

- Mid-term exam, due October 30.
- End-term exam, due December 13, 5PM.

UPDATE (12/7, 22:45): Fixed an error in eq. (2).

- The saddle point method.
- Spin-Statistics Theorem.
- Perturbation theory and Feynman diagrams.
- Momentum space Feynman rules.
- Annihilation in QED.

Last Modified: December 7, 2007. Vadim Kaplunovsky

vadim@physics.utexas.edu