Green-Schwarz superstrings | lecture notes | homework | background material |

Triality | XIB5 | XIB5.2 (due 2/21) | VIIB5 (bosonization) |

Superparticle | IIIB6 | IIIB6.1 (due 2/23) | IIC (supersymmetry), IIIB1 (scalar particle) |

Superstring | XIA9 | XIA9.1 (due 2/26) | IC6, IVA3 (cosets), XC5 (Fierz), XIA5 (T-duality), XIB1 (lightcone) |

Particle loops ("review") | |

Gluon propagators | VIIIA3, 1st ½ | | VIB8 (background-field gauge) |

Maximal supersymmetry | VIIIC4 | | VIIIB3 (triangle anomaly cancelation) |

Weyl scale gauges | IXB5 | IXA6.1 (due 3/2) | IXA7 (Weyl scale), IXB1 (linearized gravity) |

1st-quantization | VIIIC5, 2nd ½ | | VIIA2 (loop ∫'s) |

String loops | |

Topology | XIA2 | | |

Partition function | XIC1 | | |

Jacobi Θ functions | XIC2 | XIC2.1 (due 3/9) | VIIB5 (bosonization) |

Green function | XIC3 | XIC3.1 (due 3/21) | |

Open | XIC4 | | VC9 (group theory) |

(Break) | |

Closed | XIC5 | | |

Super | XIC6 | XIC6.1 (due 4/25) | IIIC6 (Chern-Simons), XIA3 (S-duality on 2-form B) |

More trees | |

Vertex operators | XIB9 | | XIB5 (operator products), VIB8 (background-field gauge) |