University of California, Berkeley

Physics & Math Major, Interested in High Energy Physics Theory

Email: mid@berkeley.edu

### The page is for making some random notes for myself, which can be any topics on academic, life, and many things. : ppp

## Paper Reading:

Large-N Expansion and String Theory Out of Equilibrium

Keldysh Rotation in the Large-N Expansion and String Theory Out of Equilibrium

The Feynman iε in String Theory

Baby Universes and Worldline Field Theories

Snowmass White Paper: Quantum Aspects of Black Holes and the Emergence of Spacetime

The Large N Limit of Superconformal Field Theories and Supergravity

Notes on the theorem of Baker-Campbell-Hausdorff-Dynkin

BUSSTEPP LECTURES ON STRING THEORY An Introduction to String Theory and D-Brane Dynamics

Handle Operators in String Theory

UV Completion on the Worldline

Perturbative Quantum Field Theory in the String-Inspired Formalism

## Nice Resources:

David Tong: Lectures on Theoretical Physics

Spectral Geometry: Analysis on Manifolds via the Laplacian

Perimeter Scholars International (PSI) Online

Alex Flournoy, Mathematical Methods in Physics 2020

Tom Bridgeland, Algebraic Geometry and String Theory

Reference for Multidimensional Gaussian Integral

## Random Books (Physics):

Quantization of Gauge Systems, Hennaux and Teitboim

(Hennaux and Teiboim are names to remember.) (A dictionary to quantize gauge theories.)

## Essential Math:

Point Set Topology Munkres

Topological Manifolds

Algebraic Topology

Real Analysis

Complex Analysis

Functional Analysis

Measure Theory

Smooth Manifolds

Bundles

Differential Topology

Metric Geometry

Ordinary Differential Equations

Partial Differential Equations

Lang Algebra

Representation Theory

Lie Groups

Symplectic Geometry

Complex Geometry

Index Theory

Spectral Geometry

Algebraic Geometry

Number Theory

Noncommutative Geometry

## Summer Opportunities:

Pi^2

https://physics.berkeley.edu/physics-innovators-initiative-2022-summer-scholars-program

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Sw5g5i2KtDPX4cvl3tFqgNwxHoMkHSOOjJAw4HAlFj8/edit#gid=0

FEBRUARY 11: Stage 1 Applications Due

FEBRUARY 27: Mentor/Mentees Partners announced

MARCH 18: Stage 2 Pi2 Summer Scholar Proposal due

APRIL 10: Pi2 Summer Scholars Announced