N=4 supersymmetric gauge theory, twistor space and dualities

David Kosower (IPhT)

2004-11-19 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2004-11-26 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2004-12-03 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT
2004-12-10 14:30, Salle Itzykson, IPhT

A provisional list of topics to be covered :

  • Review of gauge theories and supersymmetry;
  • Color decomposition;
  • Spinor-helicity basis;
  • Recurrence relations;
  • Supersymmetry Ward identities;
  • Factorization properties of gauge-theory amplitudes;
  • Unitarity-based method for loop calculations;
  • Loop integral reductions;
  • Twistor space;
  • Cachazo-Svrcek-Witten rules for amplitudes;
  • Computation of anomalous dimensions.
IPhT Courses
Short course title: 
N=4 SUSY gauge theory
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