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Math 541: Section 001 (Also listed as PHYS 541: Section 001)

Introduction to Mathematical Physics

Fall 2018

TR 11:00 - 12:15 in MTL 124

Instructor
Robert Sims

e-mail: `rsims@math.arizona.edu`

Phone: (520) 626-1990

Office: S346 ENR2

Office hours: By apt. (email me)

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Syllabus

Syllabus
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Some Basics from Linear Algebra

Below you will find the first draft of some notes I am making

which dicsuss relevant information from linear algebra.

I will continue to edit these notes periodically; if you find

typos please let me know. You may use facts contained in these

notes when writing up solutions to homework problems.

Linear Algebra Review

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Lectures

When convenient, I will post my lecture notes here.

Lecture 2

Lecture 3

Lecture 4

Lecture 5

Lecture 6

Lecture 7

Lecture 8

Lecture 9

Lecture 10

Lecture 11

Lecture 12

Lecture 13

Lecture 14

Lecture 15

Lecture 16

Lecture 17

Lecture 18

Lecture 19

Lecture 20

Lecture 21

Lecture 22

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Guest Lectures

Here I will include copies of the student lectures.

On the XY-Model

On the Variational Principle

On irreducible representations of SU(2)

On Williamsons Theorem

On Fock Space and Second Quantization

On Strong Subadditivity

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Homework

Homework will be posted below

Homework 1:

Homework 1

Homework 2:

Homework 2

Homework 3:

Homework 3

Homework 4:

Homework 4

Homework 5:

Homework 5