Fakultät für Physik




TMP-TA3: Many-Body Physics – Übersicht



  • The first lecture will be on Fri 20/04 at 8 am in room A449
  • The theory course on 11/05 and the exercises on 08/05 will be swapped
  • The theory course on 18/05 and the exercises on 15/05 will be swapped
  • There will be exercise class on Tue 22/05 in the afternoon and theory in the morning on Fri 25/05
  • There will be no class on Tue 29/05 (university holiday). On Firday 01/06 there will be an exercise class


Professor: L. Pollet
Room: A405
Phone: 089 / 2180-4593
Email: Lode.Pollet@physik.uni-muenchen.de


  • Tue 8.15 - 9.45 am, room A449
  • Fri 8.15 - 9.45 am, room A449


Second quantization, Green function technique, functional integrals, superfluidity, superconductivity, electron gas, Anderson model, Kondo model, numerical methods for strongly correlated systems

Useful literature

  • A. Altland and B. Simons, Condensed Matter Field Theory
  • G. D. Mahan, Many Particle Physics (2nd ed.)
  • A. L. Fetter and J. D. Walecka, Quantum Theory of Many-Particle Systems
  • J. W. Negele and H. Orland, Quantum Many-Particle Systems
  • Landau-Lifshitz, Vol 9, Statistical Physics, part 2

Crediting of the course

The course will be credited when the written exam at the end of the course is passed successfully. Details will be announced in due time.