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

- The second final exam will take place on 13.03.2015 from 13:00 to 16:00 in Konferenzraum 2, PI.
- Final tutorial of the term: Friday 23.01.15.
- Unusual room for tutorials on 12th and 19th of December: Seminarraum (PI 2.005) next to the Lecture Hall 1.
- The first final exam will take place on 30.01.2015 from 12:00 to 15:00 in Lecture Hall 1, PI.
- Good news! If you want, you can now hand in solutions to the exercise sheets in groups of max. 3 students.
- Tutorials will start on 17.10.2014 with presence exercises (Exercise 0 below).

Note unusual room: Konferenzraum I (Wegelerstr. 10, Ground floor)!

- Thaisa Guio

- Room: 2.017 @ BCTP (Wegerlerstr. 10, 2nd Floor)

- Phone: +49 228 73 60513

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

- Office hours: 11:00 to 12:00 or by appointment (except on Thursdays).

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

Group 1 | Friday, 08:15 - 10:00 | Seminar room 1, BCTP * | Thaisa Guio |

- * Except when there is an event in the BCTP. In such case,
I will inform you the substitute room in advance.

- Exercise sheets will be handed out on Fridays in the lecture, in the tutorial and on this webpage.

They should be returned one week later in the lecture or in the tutorial on Fridays.

- 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

Thursday 13:15 - 14:00 & Friday 12:15 - 14:00, Lecture Hall 1, PI.
#### Prerequesites:

Quantum Field Theory, Group Theory, Advanced Theoretical Physics, 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'', Fortsch. Phys. 50 (2002), arXiv:hep-th/0110055**P. Francesco, P. Mathieu, D. Senechal**, "Conformal Field Theory''.**R. Blumenhagen and E. Plauschinn**, "Introduction to Conformal Field Theory: With Applications to String 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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