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Quantum Field Theory and Generalized Functions

  • F. Rohrlich
Conference paper
Part of the Acta Physica Austriaca book series (FEWBODY, volume 4/1967)

Abstract

In the following lectures I wish to review the present state of quantum field theory following the approach usually called “asymptotic quantum field theory”. Since certain mathematical developments, especially from the theory of generalized functions, will be an important prerequisit, I shall proceed as follows. In order to avoid interrupting the development of the physical theory by mathematical asides, I shall first present several primarily mathematical topics which will then be used in the second part of these lectures for the development of the physical theory. The outline is therefore as follows:

Keywords

Operator Derivative Free Field Mass Shell Perturbation Expansion Convolution Product 
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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1967

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Rohrlich
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsSyracuse UniversitySyracuseUSA

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