Group Theory
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 Syllabus
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 Course description
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 should I take this course?
 Prerequisites

A basic background in linear algebra and quantum mechanics.
 Instructor
 Predrag Cvitanović
email: predrag@gatech.edu
 Teaching method

Two online lectures (recorded) and a homework problem set per week.
 Course notes

P. Cvitanović, World Wide Quest to Tame Group Theory;
weekly notes, including all problem sets.

B. Gutkin, Group theory
and its applications in physics lecture notes.
 Resources

A few references we have consulted:

Dresselhaus, Dresselhaus and Jorio, Group Theory : Application to the Physics of Condensed Matter (Springer, NY 2007)

M. Tinkham, Group Theory and Quantum Mechanics (McGrawHill, NY 1964)  nice book, worth owning.
 W. G. Harter, Principles of Symmetry, Dynamics, and Spectroscopy (Wiley, NY 1974)

P. Cvitanović, Group Theory  birdtracks.eu
All chapter and section
numbers refer to the version 9.0 of this book, unless stated otherwise.
 J.Q. Chen, J. Ping and F. Wang,
Group Representation Theory for Physicists
(World Scientific, Singapore 2002)
 Questions

How is the course graded?
Dog ate my homework?
Fancy footwork?