"As a whole, Quantum Field Theory of Many-body Systems is an inspirational and forward-looking book exploring the mysteries and never ending wonders of many-particle quantum mechanicsBoth for ambitious graduate students and for gray-haired veterans, Wen's book offers a refreshing look at the mysterious quantum world."--Physics Today
"... covers an extremely wide-ranging and stimulating series of topics in modern theoretical condensed matter physics."--Nigel Cooper, University of Cambridge
"... responds to a serious need for a modern book on field-theory approaches to condensed matter theory."--Allan H. MacDonald, University of Texas at Austin
About the Author
Xiao-Gang Wen is a professor in the Department of Physics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.