# String Theory I - Archived material for the year 2016-2017

2016-2017

Lecturer(s):

Prof. Philip Candelas

General Prerequisites:

Quantum Field Theory (MT)

Course Term:

Hilary

Course Overview:

String actions, equations of motion and constraints, open and closed strings - boundary conditions, Virasoro algebra, ghosts and BRS, physical spectrum, elementary consideration of D branes, Veneziano amplitude.