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PHYS 5160: Introduction to String Theory

This course introduces a modern topic in theoretical high energy physics to an advanced undergraduate / beginner graduate student audience. Among the directions which are being explored are the physics of extra dimensions, and a unified treatment of gravity and electromagnetism in the context of string theory. Prerequisite: Physics 3210 (Classical Mechanics), 3430 (Electricity & Magnetism II) and 3660 (Quantum Mechanics II), or permission of the instructor.
Section # Meeting Days Meeting Time Meeting Place Instructor Section Web Site
5160-1 MWF 10:00 - 10:50 210 Vaman, Diana (Lecturer)

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