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PY5011 Many-Body Theory


Recommended texts

A Guide to Feynman Diagrams in the Many-Body Problem, 2nd Ed.
R. D. Mattuck, Dover (1992).
Quantum Theory of Many-Particle Systems,
A. L. Fetter and J. D. Walecka, Dover (2003).
Many-Body Theory of Solids: An Introduction,
J. C. Inkson, Plenum Press (1984).
Green’s Functions and Condensed Matter,
G. Rickaysen, Academic Press (1991).
Mathematical Methods for Physicists, 5th (Int’l) Ed.
G. B. Arfken and H. J. Weber, Academic Press (2001)
Elements of Green’s Functions and Propagation,
G. Barton, Oxford (1989).

Linear Response Theory

Propagators Complex Variables

Time evolution Wick's theorem

Many-Body Green's Functions

Polarisation Propagator

Bethe-Salpeter Equation


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