Instantons and large N : an introduction to non-perturbative methods in quantum field theory [E-Book] / Marcos Mariño (University of Geneva).
Marino, Marcos, (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2015
1 online resource (xi, 367 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Instantons in quantum mechanics
  • Unstable vacua in quantum field theory
  • Large order behavior and Borel summability
  • Non-perturbative aspects of Yang-Mills theories
  • Instantons and Fermions
  • Sigma models at large N
  • The 1/N expansion in quantum chromodynamics
  • Matrix models and matrix quantum mechanics at large N
  • Large N quantum chromodynamics in two dimensions
  • Instantons at large N.