 By Edgard Elbaz

This publication provides a brand new perception into the translation of quantum mechanics (stochastic, essential paths, decoherence), a very new remedy of angular momentum (graphical spin algebra) and an creation to Fermion fields (Dirac equation) and Boson fields (e.m. and Higgs) in addition to an creation to QED (quantum electrodynamics), supersymmetry and quantum cosmology.

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Evaluating Feynman integrals

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14) and from using Eq. 12) to compute C 2 (8) = 3 that (2-15) facdfbcd = ^2(8) 8ah = 3 6ab • This result, in turn, enables us to determine = ifabcfbcd^d = ^ 2 ( 8 ) Aa . 16) As a final example involving 5C/(3), we evaluate the quantity a b 6b A6] - [A0a, A"]A \b]Xb& + + A Xb6XAb6XAa a + + AXaA"A XX A6AaA" = - ( A6[Aa , A"] 2 V a 6 c y = 4C 2 (3)A + i/ a6c [A , A ] = 4 (C 2 (3) - -C 2 (8)) Aa . 17) Shortly, we shall see how such combinations of color factors arise in various radiative corrections.

2,3). (1-27) n=l Because the < Z\ H have no finite parts, they are sensitive only to the ultraviolet behavior of the loop integrals, and the c^n are independent of mass. The simple appearance of the MS scheme is somewhat deceptive since further (finite) renormalizations are required if the mass and coupling parameters of the theory are to be asociated with physical masses and couplings. A related renormalization scheme is the modified minimal subtraction (MS) in which renormalization constants are chosen to subtract off not only the e-poles but also the omnipresent term ln(47r) — 7 of Eq.

12 / Inputs to the Standard Model These can be formed into a conserved vector current Vk r — T^ -L. T — I/J/V ih -J- e: ^'^rr r) (*\ TT^ 99^ which is just the isospin current derived previously, and a conserved axialvector current -i^ + ^d^a-ad^ . 23) (iii) Scale invariance: Our third example illustrates the case of a spacetime transformation in which the lagrangian changes by a total derivative. Consider classical electrodynamics (c/. Sect. 24) where if) and A^ are the electron and photon fields, D^ is the covariant derivative of ^ , and F^v is the electromagnetic field strength.