On this page you will find announcements, exercise sheets, and general information for the course Superstring Theory by S. Förste.

- Due to the "Reformationstag" holiday, there will be no lecture on the 31.10.17. The exercise sheet has to be handed in on the 30.10.17 in the R. 2.011 BCTP (at latest 17:00).

- The final exam has been
fixed to: 2nd February 2018.

- Tutorial sessions will start on 26.10.17.

- Cesar Fierro

- Room: 2.011 @ BCTP (Wegerlerstr. 10, 2nd Floor)

- Phone: +49 228 73 60506

- E-mail: fierro@th.physik.uni-bonn.de

- Urmi Ninad

- Room: 2.010 @ BCTP (Wegerlerstr. 10, 2nd Floor)

- Phone: +49 228 73 60504

- E-mail: urmi@th.physik.uni-bonn.de

Group | Day | Time | Place | Tutor |
---|---|---|---|---|

Group 1 | Thursday | 12:00-14:00 | Besprechungsraum (BCTP) | Cesar Fierro, Urmi Ninad |

- Exercise sheets will be handed out on Tuesdays in the lecture and on this webpage.

They should be returned one week later in the lecture on Tuesday, unless differently specified.

- Active participation in the tutorials.
- Solutions to the exercises have to be presented at least twice in the tutorials.
- Approx. 50% of the credits from all exercise sheets.

The module description from the syllabus is available here.
#### Time and Place for the Lectures

Tuesday 14:15 - 15:00, Lecture Hall 1, PI. & Friday 12:15 - 14:00, Lecture Hall 1, PI.
#### Prerequesites:

Quantum Field Theory, Group Theory, Advanced Quantum Field Theory, Theoretical Particle Physics.
#### Literature

**R. Blumenhagen, D. Lüst, S.Theisen**"Basic Concepts of String Theory''.**J. Polchinski,**"String Theory", Vols 1 & 2.**M.Green, J.Schwarz, E.Witten**,"Superstring Theory'' Vols 1 & 2.**K.Becker, M.Becker, J.Schwarz**,"String Theory and M-Theory: A Modern Introduction''.**C.Johnson**, "D-Branes".**S.Förste**, ``Strings, Branes and Extra Dimensions''. arXiv:hep-th/0110055
**P.Francesco, P.Mathieu, D.Senechal**, "Conformal Field Theory''.**P.Ginsparg**, "Applied Conformal Field Theory''. arXiv:hep-th/9108028
**H.P.Nilles**, "Supersymmetry, supergravity and particle physics'', Phys. Rep. 110 (1984).

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