J. Polchinski, "String Theory," vols. 1-2.
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
HW policies and grading
HW assigned every Wednesday or Thursday, due the next Wednesday.
Grading will be done on the basis of HW.
Every problem or subproblem of a problem is worth 10 pts, unless
A passing grade requires more than 50% correctly solved HW
HW1 HW1 Solutions
HW2 HW2 Solutions
HW3 HW3 Solutions
HW4 HW4 Solutions
HW5 HW5 Solutions
No HW 6