GROUPS AND THEIR REPRESENTATIONS
- Module code: MP641
- Credits: 10
- Semester: 1
- Department: THEORETICAL PHYSICS
- Coordinator: Dr Jiri Vala (THEORETICAL PHYSICS)
Introduction to group theory, finite groups, Lie groups and Lie algebras and their representations, roots and weights, Young tableaux, discrete groups, the rotation group and SU(2), SU(3) and the quark model of particle physics, classification of Lie algebras and Dynkin diagrams.
On successful completion of the module, students should be able to:
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