Gravity and superstrings 1

A.Y. 2018/2019
6
Max ECTS
42
Overall hours
SSD
FIS/02
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
Introduzione alla teoria delle stringhe
Expected learning outcomes
Undefined
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Lesson period
Second semester
Course syllabus
Part I: Cosmology and black holes

- Introduction to cosmology.
- Relativistic stars.
- Gravitational collapse and black hole formation.
- Reissner-Nordstrom and Kerr-Neumann black holes.
- Black hole thermodynamics.

Part II: Supersymmetry

- Motivations for the introduction of supersymmetry. Construction of the susy-algebra.
- Analysis of simple models: Wess-Zumino and Super-QED.
- General representations of supersymmetry: construction of massless and massive supermultiplets.
- Superspace and superfields as tools for the construction of supersymmetric actions.
FIS/02 - THEORETICAL PHYSICS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS AND METHODS - University credits: 6
Lessons: 42 hours
Professor: Klemm Silke
Professor(s)