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TVI/TMP-TD2: String Theory II – Overview

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About the lecture

Time and place

Lecture:
Tue 8:15 - 9:45 a.m. in A249 &
Wed 8:15 - 9:45 a.m. in A449

Exercise:
Wed. 2:30 - 4:00 p.m. in A449 (Daniel Jaud)

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Contents:

  • Type II A/B Theory
  • Type I Theory
  • Heterotic String Theory
  • Dualities
  • Compactifications
  • Orbifolds and Orientifolds
  • D-branes
  • Advanced Topics, e.g. Calabi-Yau Compactifiaction, M-Theory
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Recommended literature:
  • Green, Schwarz, Witten: Superstring theory I & II
  • Becker, Becker, Schwarz: String theory and M-theory
  • Lüst, Theisen, Blumenhagen: Basic concepts of string theory
  • Polchinski: String theory I & II

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Verantwortlich für den Inhalt: Daniel Jaud