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## School of 2016

### Twentysecond School: Wolfersdorf, 05. – 16.09.2016

funded by the Wilhelm and Else Heraeus Foundation

33 students from institutions 20 participated

### Lecture Program:

C.M. Bender(Washington University, St. Louis) |
Convergent and divergent series in physics |

G. Barnich(Université Libre de Bruxelles) |
BV quantization |

E. Poppitz(University of Toronto) |
Confinement, Yang-Mills, and super-Yang-Mills |

S. Weinzierl(Universität Mainz) |
Scattering amplitudes |

A. Vichi(CERN Genève) |
Conformal bootstrap |

The instruction language is English.

Some lecture notes may appear later and will be made available here

### Recommended Literature:

#### Bender:

- Carl M. Bender, Steven A. Orszag: Advanced mathematical methods for scientists and engineers, Springer, 1999, ch. 7 & 8
- J.C. Le Guillou, Jean Zinn-Justin (eds.): Large-order behaviour of perturbation theory, Noth-Holland, 1990, pp. 41-57

#### Barnich:

- Marc Henneaux, Claudio Teitelboim: Quantization of Gauge Systems, Princeton University Press, 1992
- Andrea Fuster, Marc Henneaux, Axel Maas: BRST-antifield quantization: a short review, International journal of geometric methods in modern physics 2 (2005) 939-964, hep-th/0506098
- Steven Weinberg: The Quantum Theory of Fields. Vol. 2: Modern Applications, Cambridge University Press, 1996
- Glenn Barnich, Friedemann Brandt, Marc Henneaux: Local BRST cohomology in gauge theories, Phys. Rept. 338 (2000) 439-569, hep-th/0002245

#### Poppitz:

- Erich Poppitz: school notes [pdf] (pre-school literature on page one!)

#### Weinzierl:

- Lance Dixon: Calculating scattering amplitudes efficiently, hep-ph/9601359
- Henriette Elvang, Yu-tin Huang: Scattering amplitudes, arXiv:1308.1697

#### Vichi:

- David Simmons-Duffin: TASI lectures on the conformal bootstrap, arXiv:1602.07982 [hep-th]
- Slava Rychkov: EPFL lectures on conformal field theory in D>=3, arXiv:1601.05000 [hep-th]
- Joshua D. Qualls: Lectures on conformal field theory, arXiv:1511.04074 [hep-th]

The poster of the school of 2016.