# Introduction to the field theory of classical and quantum phase transitions

@article{Nogueira2010IntroductionTT, title={Introduction to the field theory of classical and quantum phase transitions}, author={Flavio S. Nogueira}, journal={arXiv: Statistical Mechanics}, year={2010} }

These lecture notes provide a relatively self-contained introduction to field theoretic methods employed in the study of classical and quantum phase transitions.

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