Course Descriptions

16:642:662 - Topics Math Physics

A. Shadi TahvildarZadeh

Subtitle:

Introduction to Mathematical Relativity II

Course description:

(Continuation of fall semester course: Intro. to Mathematical Relativity I)

Special- and General-Relativistic Quantum Mechanics:

1. Dirac's equation on curved backgrounds: self-adjointness, spectral analysis

2. Quantum laws of motion for singularities of spacetime

3. Interacting photon-electron systems

4. Least-invasive quantization

Textbook:

None

Prereq:

permission of instructor