Fall `96



Special Topics in Elementary Particle Physics:
String Theory
Philip Candelas*


Unique #53887 --
Tu-Th 8:00-9:30 --
RLM 5.112 --

String Theory is the arena in which fundamental theory is discussed. It provides a consistent description of the fundamental forces of Nature that includes Quantum Gravity. The course will be on `traditional' aspects of string theory. A continuation of this course will be given in Spring 97 by J. Distler.

Topics to be covered include:
Prerequisites:
A knowledge of quantum field theory.
* RLM 9.314 -- phone: 471-4918 -- email: candelas@physics.utexas.edu