Siegel's lectures, PHY 623, F'18

Green-Schwarz superstrings, Loops

Green-Schwarz superstringslecture noteshomeworkbackground material
TrialityXIB5XIB5.2VIIB5 (bosonization)
SuperparticleIIIB6IIIB6.1IIC (supersymmetry), IIIB1 (scalar particle)
SuperstringXIA9XIA9.1IC6, IVA3 (cosets), XC5 (Fierz), XIA5 (T-duality), XIB1 (lightcone)
Particle loops ("review")
Gluon propagatorsVIIIA3, 1st ½VIB8 (background field gauge)
Maximal supersymmetryVIIIC4VIIIB3 (triangle anomaly cancelation)
Weyl scale gaugesIXB5IXA6.1IXA7 (Weyl scale), IXB1 (linearized gravity)
1st-quantizationVIIIC5, 2nd ½VIIA2 (loop ∫'s)
String loops
TopologyXIA2
Partition functionXIC1
Jacobi Θ functionsXIC2XIC2.1VIIB5 (bosonization)
Green functionXIC3XIC3.1
OpenXIC4VC9 (group theory)
ClosedXIC5
SuperXIC6XIC6.1IIIC6 (Chern-Simons), XIA3 (S-duality on 2-form B)
AnomaliesXIC7VIIIB2-3 (anomalies), XC1-2 (chirality of spinors in all dimensions)