Chapter 2
Special Orthogonal Group SO(N )
1 Introduction
Since the exactly solvable higher-dimensional quantum systems with certain central
potentials are usually related to the real orthogonal group O(N ) dened by orthogonal n n matrices, we shall give a
A First Course in String Theory.
(Second Edition).
Solutions for problems in Part II.
The following pages contain the solutions for problems to be found in Part II of A First
Course in String Theory, Second Edition. The handwritten solutions are due to Je
A First Course in String Theory.
Solutions for problems in Part II.
Chapters 14, 15, and 16.
The following pages contain the solutions for all the problems to be found in Chapters 14,
15, and 16 of Part II of the textbook A First Course in String Theory.
April 2014
Final examination
McGill University
Faculty of Science
Introduction to String Theory
Physics 580
From Sunday, April 13, 9am through Monday, April 14, 9pm
Examiner: Prof. J. Walcher
Associate Examiner: Prof. J. Cline
INSTRUCTIONS
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