Publisher description for Statistical field theory / Giorgio Parisi.


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Specifically written to introduce researchers and advanced students to the modern developments in statistical mechanics and field theory, this book’s leitmotiv is functional integration and its application to different areas of physics. The book acts as both an introduction to and a lucid overview of the major problems in statistical field theory.



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Quantum field theory.
Statistical mechanics.