Physics 598QEN - Quantum Entanglement 

in QFT and Gravity - Fall 2017

Meets Tuesday & Thursday 3:30-4:50 in 222 Loomis

Instructor: Tom Faulkner

Office: 433 Loomis

Email: tomf at illinois dot edu

Office hours: Friday 10-11am or by appointment

Homework Grader: Souvik Dutta

Course Information

Problem sets

Lecture notes



Welcome! The course information and syllabus have been posted. Please check here regularly for announcements and updates to lecture notes and problem sets. See you in class today.


Problem Set 1 has been posted. I have also posted some suggested readings for the coming weeks, on QFT with a focus on Rindler space and Unruh radiation. 


Problem Set 2 has been posted. Due Friday 10/13


Problem Set 3 has been posted. Due Monday 11/6 (now 11/13. Problem 3.3 is now optional. )

Presentation topics posted: here

Please check here for presentation times


Problem Set 4 has been posted. Due Wed 12/13


Presentations scheduled for Exam week - please join!

Tuesday 1:30-4:30 in Loomis 322 and

Thursday 1:30-4:30 in Loomis 222 (official exam time for class)