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*  Statistical physics
... is a branch of physics that uses methods of probability theory and statistics, and particularly the ... and quantum mechanics at the microscopic level. Because of this history, the statistical physics is often considered synonymous ... Statistical mechanics can also describe work in non-linear dynamics, chaos theory, thermal physics, fluid dynamics ( ... Statistical ensemble Statistical field theory Mean sojourn time Dynamics of Markovian particles Complex network Mathematical ...
*  Patrick Suppes
... the theory of measurement, the foundations of quantum mechanics, decision theory, psychology and educational technology. He was ... 2: Philosophy of Physics, Theory Structure and Measurement, and Action Theory. Suppes, Patrick (1999) (1957). Introduction to ... Such commentators as Kirk Ludwig trace the origins of Davidson's theory of radical interpretation to his formative work with ... During the 1950s and 1960s Suppes collaborated with Donald Davidson on decision theory, at Stanford. Their initial work ...
*  Potential applications of carbon nanotubes
One theory to overcome these current limitations is to cover small particles with the nanotubes and suspend the nanotube- ... Popov "Flows in nanostructures: hybrid classical-quantum models" Nanosystems: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, p 7 "New ... detailed conductance measurements over a wide temperature range were shown to agree with theory for a strongly disordered quasi ...
*  Old quantum theory
The old quantum theory is a collection of results from the years 1900-1925 which predate modern quantum mechanics. The theory ... The old quantum theory had some limitations: The old quantum theory provides no means to calculate the intensities of the ... The theory is now understood as the semi-classical approximation to modern quantum mechanics. The main tool of the old quantum ... It was later proposed that the old quantum theory is in fact the semi-classical approximation to the canonical quantum ...
*  List of mathematical topics in quantum theory
... quantum computing qubit pure qubit state quantum dot Kane quantum computer quantum cryptography quantum decoherence quantum ... picture Hilbert space Interaction picture Measurement in quantum mechanics quantum field theory quantum logic quantum operation ... spin network black hole thermodynamics Quantum group Hopf algebra Noncommutative quantum field theory See list of string theory ... This is a list of mathematical topics in quantum theory, by Wikipedia page. See also list of functional analysis topics, list ...
*  The Physical Principles of the Quantum Theory
... Google Scholar. 2013-09-07 Popper, Karl Raimund (1989). Quantum Theory and the ... including quantum theory, Heisenberg discusses the basis for the fundamental concepts of quantum theory. Also by this time ... 1) an Outline of Wave Mechanics (2) the Physical Principles of the Quantum Theory (3) Quantum Chemistry: A Short Introduction ... 1949) [1930]. The physical principles of the quantum theory. Translators Eckart, Carl; Hoyt, F.C. Dover. pp. 1-39. ISBN ...
*  Quantum complexity theory
... is a part of computational complexity theory in theoretical computer science. It studies complexity ... Similarly, one may define a quantum complexity class using a quantum model of computation, such as a standard quantum computer ... One of the main aims of quantum complexity theory is to find out where these classes lie with respect to classical complexity ... Two important quantum complexity classes are BQP and QMA which are the bounded-error quantum analogues of P and NP. ...
*  Quantum game theory
... is an extension of classical game theory to the quantum domain. It differs from classical game theory in ... Quantum tic tac toe: not a quantum game in the sense above, but a pedagogical tool based on metaphors for quantum mechanics ... 83 (1999) 3077-3080, Quantum Games and Quantum Strategies N. F. Johnson, Playing a Quantum Game with a Corrupted Source L. ... Quantum Games: States of Play, Nature (2007), Navroz Patel Scholar Google profile of Quantum Game Theory Scholar Google's list ...
*  Quantum field theory
In fact most topics in the early development of quantum theory (the so-called old quantum theory, 1900-25) were related to the ... Quantum field theory of the fundamental forces itself has been postulated to be the low-energy effective field theory limit of ... Quantum field theory started with a theoretical framework that was built in analogy to quantum mechanics. Although there was no ... Quantum field theory relies on the Lagrangian formalism from classical field theory. This formalism is analogous to the ...
*  Quantum gauge theory
In quantum physics, in order to quantize a gauge theory, like for example Yang-Mills theory, Chern-Simons theory or the BF ... Dynin, A. (January 2017). "Mathematical quantum Yang-Mills theory revisited". Russian Journal of Mathematical Physics. 24: 26- ... To establish the existence of the Yang-Mills theory and a mass gap is one of the seven Millennium Prize Problems of the Clay ... A positive esimate from below of the mass gap in the spectrum of quantum Yang-Mills Hamiltonian has been already established. ...
*  Perturbation theory (quantum mechanics)
Perturbation theory is an important tool for describing real quantum systems, as it turns out to be very difficult to find ... In quantum mechanics, perturbation theory is a set of approximation schemes directly related to mathematical perturbation for ... In the theory of quantum electrodynamics (QED), in which the electron-photon interaction is treated perturbatively, the ... In QED and other quantum field theories, special calculation techniques known as Feynman diagrams are used to systematically ...
*  Transformation theory (quantum mechanics)
Dirac in his early formulation of quantum theory, from around 1927. This "transformation" idea refers to the changes a quantum ... Time evolution, quantum transitions, and symmetry transformations in Quantum mechanics may thus be viewed as the systematic ... Dirac, P. A. M. (1930). The Principles of Quantum Mechanics, Cambridge University Press Prugovecki, Eduard (2006). Quantum ... theory of abstract, generalized rotations in this space of quantum state vectors. Remaining in full use today, it would be ...
*  Topological quantum field theory
A topological quantum field theory (or topological field theory or TQFT) is a quantum field theory which computes topological ... topological string theory, the relationship between knot theory and quantum theory, and quantum knot invariants. Furthermore, ... 1 conformal theory instead of coupling d = 2 theory to d = 0. This theory has been developed as the Jones-Witten theory and ... The space Z(M) is the Hilbert space of the quantum theory and a physical theory, with a Hamiltonian H, will have an time ...
*  Axiomatic quantum field theory
... is a mathematical discipline which aims to describe quantum field theory in terms of rigorous ... Introduction to Axiomatic Quantum Field Theory, Benjamin Reading, Massachusetts, 1975. H. Araki, Mathematical Theory of Quantum ... The first set of axioms for quantum field theories, known as the Wightman axioms, were proposed by Arthur Wightman in the early ... "quantum field theory". Then, one gives rigorous mathematical constructions of examples satisfying these axioms. ...
*  Constructive quantum field theory
In mathematical physics, constructive quantum field theory is the field devoted to showing that quantum theory is ... probability theory, representation theory, geometry, and topology. It is known that a quantum field is inherently hard to ... called algebraic quantum field theory. There is a firm belief in the physics community that the gauge theory of Yang and Mills ... Attempts to put quantum field theory on a basis of completely defined concepts have involved most branches of mathematics, ...
*  Local quantum field theory
... algebra theory. Because of this it is also known as algebraic quantum field theory (AQFT). The axioms are stated in terms of an ... More recently, the approach has been further implemented to include an algebraic version of quantum field theory in curved ... The Haag-Kastler axiomatic framework for quantum field theory, introduced by Haag and Kastler (1964), is an application to ... of local quantum physics is in particular suitable to generalize the renormalization procedure to the theory of quantum fields ...
*  Thermal quantum field theory
In theoretical physics, thermal quantum field theory (thermal field theory for short) or finite temperature field theory is a ... doi:10.1016/0370-1573(87)90121-9. A.J. Niemi, G.W. Semenoff (1984). "Finite Temperature Quantum Field Theory in Minkowski Space ... H. Chiu; H. Umezawa (1993). "A unified formalism of thermal quantum field theory". International Journal of Modern Physics A. 9 ... Jean Zinn-Justin (2002). Quantum Field Theory and Critical Phenomena. Oxford University Press. ISBN 978-0-19-850923-3. T.S. ...
*  Noncommutative quantum field theory
In mathematical physics, noncommutative quantum field theory (or quantum field theory on noncommutative spacetime) is an ... An expository article on noncommutative quantum field theories. Noncommutative quantum field theory, see statistics on arxiv. ... The implication is that a quantum field theory on noncommutative spacetime can be interpreted as a low energy limit of the ... Szabo, R. (2003) "Quantum Field Theory on Noncommutative Spaces," Physics Reports 378: 207-99. ...
*  Partition function (quantum field theory)
Matthew D. Schwartz, Quantum Field Theory and the Standard Model, 2013, Ch. 14 Matthew D. Schwartz, Quantum Field Theory and ... This i points to a deep connection between quantum field theory and the statistical theory of fields. This connection can be ... In quantum field theory, the partition function Z [ J ] {\displaystyle Z[J]} is the generating functional of all correlation ... The partition function in quantum field theory is a special case of the mathematical partition function, and is related to the ...
*  History of quantum field theory
Algebraic quantum field theory Axiomatic quantum field theory Topological quantum field theory (TQFT) History of quantum ... Quantum field theory originated in the 1920s from the problem of creating a quantum mechanical theory of the electromagnetic ... QED, and indeed, all field theories, were generalized to a class of quantum field theories known as gauge theories. That ... Moreover, it has not been established that a theory of quantum gravity is necessary (see Quantum field theory in curved ...
*  Correlation function (quantum field theory)
An Introduction to Quantum Field Theory. Addison-Wesley. Alexander Altland, Ben Simons (2006). Condensed Matter Field Theory. ... In quantum field theory, the (real space) n-point correlation function is defined as the functional average (functional ... Schroeder, Daniel V. and Michael Peskin, An Introduction to Quantum Field Theory. Addison-Wesley.. ... In the free theory, it is simply the Feynman propagator (for n=2). Connected correlation function One particle irreducible ...
*  Form factor (quantum field theory)
online article Structure function Quantum field theory Standard model Quantum mechanics Special relativity Photon Structure ... Brown, Lowell S. (1994). Quantum Field Theory. Cambridge University Press. ISBN 978-0-521-46946-3. p 400 Gasiorowicz, Stephen ( ... In elementary particle physics and mathematical physics, in particular in effective field theory, a form factor is a function ... It is further measured experimentally in confirmation or specification of a theory-see experimental particle physics. For ...
*  Common integrals in quantum field theory
In quantum field theory n-dimensional integrals of the form ∫ − ∞ ∞ exp ⁡ ( − 1 ℏ f ( q ) ) d n q {\displaystyle \int _{-\infty ... The first integral, with broad application outside of quantum field theory, is the gaussian integral. G ≡ ∫ − ∞ ∞ e − 1 2 x 2 d ... There are common integrals in quantum field theory that appear repeatedly. These integrals are all variations and ... Relation between Schrödinger's equation and the path integral formulation of quantum mechanics A. Zee (2003). Quantum Field ...
*  Quantum Field Theory in a Nutshell
... is a textbook by Anthony Zee covering quantum field theory. The book has been adopted by ... "Quantum Field Theory in a Nutshell". Princeton University Press. Retrieved 2017-10-04. "Quantum Field Theory in a Nutshell , ... Peskin, Michael E. (2011). "Quantum Field Theory in a Nutshell (2nd edn)". Classical and Quantum Gravity. 28 (8): 089003. doi: ... Michael Peskin's review in Classical and Quantum Gravity said, "This is quantum field theory taught at the knee of an eccentric ...
*  Quantum field theory in curved spacetime
History of quantum field theory Local quantum field theory Statistical field theory Topological quantum field theory Quantum ... The theory of quantum field theory in curved spacetime can be considered as a first approximation to quantum gravity. A second ... Quantum field theory in curved space-time and black hole thermodynamics. Chicago U. (1995). L. H. Ford. Quantum Field Theory in ... In particle physics, quantum field theory in curved spacetime is an extension of standard, Minkowski space quantum field theory ...
*  Observer (special relativity)
... such as quantum mechanics, and information theory. See for example, Schrödinger's cat and Maxwell's demon. In general ... In quantum mechanics, "observation" is synonymous with quantum measurement and "observer" with a measurement apparatus and ... ISBN 0-387-95210-1. Richard L. Faber (1983). Differential Geometry and Relativity Theory: an introduction. CRC Press. p. 134. ... ISBN 1-58488-363-4. Oliver Davis Johns (2005). Analytical Mechanics for Relativity and Quantum Mechanics. Oxford University ...
*  List of quantum field theories
... sigma model Phi to the fourth Quantum chromodynamics Quantum electrodynamics Quantum flavordynamics Quantum Yang-Mills theory ... This is a list of quantum field theories. Chern-Simons model Chiral model Gross-Neveu Kondo model Lower-dimensional quantum ... Schwinger model Sine-Gordon Standard model String Theory Thirring model Toda field theory Topological quantum field theory Wess ... field theory Minimal model Nambu-Jona-Lasinio Noncommutative quantum field theory Nonlinear ...