Lecture notes - main topics

Some notes on critical phenomena

General references on solitons, instantons etc:
S. Coleman, Aspects of Symmetry, Cambridge University press (1985).
R. Rajaraman, Solitons and Instantons, North Holland (1982).
M. Shifman, Advanced topics in quantum filed theory, Cambridge University press (2012).
S.B. Treiman, R. Jackiw, B. Zumino and E. Witten, Current algebra and anomalies, Princeton University press (1985).

General reference on critical phenomena:
J. Cardy, Scaling and renormalization in statistical physics, Cambridge (1996).

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