Group Theory for Physicists



Time and place

  • Mo 9:00-14:00, Room HD ICS

Requires registration via email to gjunker@eso.org
The script for Lectures and Tutorials as well as Homework Problems and their Solutions will be made available.


In this lecture we will introduce the basic concepts of groups and their representations. Applications in quantum and statistical physics will be discusses in some detail. We will start with finite groups but also consider compact and non-compact Lie groups and their algebras with applications. The lectures in the morning will complemented with tutorials in the afternoon and homework problems.