## Quantum Gravity## 14756.2005 | Winter term 2019/20Mondays 16:00–17:30, Wednesdays 10:00–12:00 Specialized Master course within the Primary Area
of Specialization
GR-QFT## Contents of the lectureIntroduction to several approaches to unify gravity and quantum theory. |

### Unofficial tutorial

Organisation: Yi-Fan Wang and Leonardo Chataignier

Time and place: Fridays 10:00, seminar room 0.02 (new building)

Start: October 18, 2019

Date | Description | Resources and remarks |
---|---|---|

Oct 18, 2019 | Prepatory meeting |
The topics in the unofficial tutorial in WS1617 |

Oct 25 | Actions for and related to GR | Be familiar with Sheet 1 |

Nov 1 | Allerheiligen | Officially cancelled |

Nov 8 | Singular system 1: introduction | Be familiar with Sheet 2 |

Nov 15 | Singular system 2: a second-class field system | Be familiar with Sheet 3 |

Nov 22 | Singular system 3: a first-class field system | Be familiar with Sheet 4 |

Dec 06 | Constrained system: Lagrange multipliers and gauge transformations | Solve Sheet 5 |

Dec 13 | Gauge transformations in the Arnowitt–Deser–Misner formulation | Solve Sheet 6 |

Dec 20 | Hamiltonian formalism of field systems | Solve ex. 18.4 and ex. 10 |

### Literature

- C. Kiefer,
*Quantum Gravity*: Third Edition (Oxford University Press) - C. Kiefer, Conceptual Problems in Quantum Gravity and Quantum Cosmology,
*ISRN Mathematical Physics*, 2013.