R. Blumenhagen, E. Plauschinn, "Introduction to Conformal Field Theory, with applications to String Theory."

Topics to be covered

Bosonic string and its quantization, Conformal Field Theory in two dimensions, superstrings, D-branes, string and field theory dualities

HW policies and grading

HW assigned every Wednesday or Thursday, due the next Wednesday. No finals.

Grading will be done on the basis of HW.

Every problem or subproblem of a problem is worth 10 pts, unless indicated otherwise.

A passing grade requires more than 50% correctly solved HW problems.

HW1 HW1 Solutions

HW2 HW2 Solutions

HW3 HW3 Solutions

HW4 HW4 Solutions

HW5 HW5 Solutions

HW7

HW9

No HW1

HW2

HW3

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No HW 6

HW7

HW8