Aix Marseille Univ., Univ. de Toulon, CNRS, CPT, Marseille, France
fall 2022: 2/0 Ex
A brief introduction to loop quantum gravity’s spin networks and quanta of space
Indicative program for an introductory course to loop quantum gravity.
Individual lectures: 90 minutes.
Recommended background: classical general relativity, Hamiltonian structure of gauge theories, basics of group representation theory, quantum field theory.
Information about lectures:
The course contains ten lectures given by Prof. Speziale. The lectures took place in the period October 31st – November 11th. The lectures were given in English.
Enrolled students will prepare a short review of a given topic to obtain credits for the course. They will present these reviews during 1-2 additional seminars, which will take place at the beginning of the summer semester.
Students should enroll for the lecture in the summer semester.