NMAK15003U Advanced Mathematical Physics (AdvMathPhys)
MSc programme in Mathematics
- Selected topics in Quantum Mechanics and Statistical Mechanics. Besides fundamental issues the course will focus on more specialized topics depending on the interests and preferences of the participants. Among these topics may be a selection from the following list: spectral theory for unbounded operators, the Schrödinger equation and Stone's theorem, perturbation theory, scattering theory; thermodynamic limit of statistical mechanical systems, high and low temperature expansions, phase transitions, spontaneous symmetry breaking, Peierls' argument, integrable systems.
- 7,5 ECTS
- Type of assessment
- Course participationOne seminar presentation and four written assignements. The student must pass all assignments and the seminar
- Marking scale
- passed/not passed
- Censorship form
- No external censorship
One internal examiner
30 minutes oral examination with 30 minutes preparation time. All aids allowed during the preparation time, no aids allowed during the examination. Several internal examiners.
Criteria for exam assesment
The student must in a satisfactory way demonstrate that he/she has mastered the learning outcome of the course.