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

- The first final exam will take place on 12.02.2016 from 12:00 to 15:00 in Lecture Hall 1, PI.
- The last tutorials before the Christmas break will be on 16/17.12.2015 with discussion of exercise sheet 7.

The first tutorials after the break will be on 13/14.01.2016.

- The tutorial on Wednesday (25.11.15) will take place at: Seminarraum I, HISKP.
- The tutorial on Wednesday (28.10.15) will take place at: Konferenzraum II, PI (Nussallee 12, 1st Floor).
- Tutorials will start on 28th/29th of October with class exercises: please check time and place below.

- Thaisa Guio

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

- Phone: +49 228 73 60513

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

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

Group 1 | Wednesday, 08:15 - 10:00 | Seminar room 1, BCTP * | Andreas Gerhardus |

Group 2 | Thursday, 10:15 - 12:00 | Seminar room 1, BCTP * | Thaisa Guio |

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

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

They should be returned one week later at the beginning of the lecture on Thursday.

- 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/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'', 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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