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TFYS7004 Quantum Field Theory 8 op
Organised by
Theoretical Physics
Person in charge
Iiro Vilja
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2015–2016 X X
Preceding studies

Learning outcomes

The student in familar with the formalism of genaral Lagrangean field theory, canonnically quantised free fields and perturbation theory of fields. The student is able to evaluate simple Feynmann diagrams and knows their connection to Green's functionsand physical processes.


Conserved currents, spinors, gauge field theories and the standard model of particle physics. Quantised free fields, Feynmann diagrams, regularization and renormalization.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 54 h 0 h
Exercises 20 h 0 h

Teaching language


Finnish/English, if needed.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Participation in classroom work
  • In English


Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

4. year autumn
5. year autumn

Study materials

hand-out; M. Srednicki: Quantum field theory (Cambridge U. Press.).

Belongs to following study modules

Fysiikan ja tähtitieteen laitos
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Fysiikan ja tähtitieteen laitos