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Quantum Field Theory for the Gifted Amateur$
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Tom Lancaster and Stephen J. Blundell

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780199699322

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: June 2014

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199699322.001.0001

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Making second quantization work

Making second quantization work

(p.37) 4 Making second quantization work
Quantum Field Theory for the Gifted Amateur

Tom Lancaster

Stephen J. Blundell

Oxford University Press

This chapter considers how to build single-particle operators out of creation and annihilation operators, and this already gives enough information to discuss the tight-binding model of solid state physics and the Hubbard model.

Keywords:   second quantization, field operators, tight-binding model, Hubbard model, operators

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