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**Lectures on quantum field theory in curved spacetime.** / Fewster, Christopher J.

Research output: Book/Report › Commissioned report

Fewster, CJ 2008, *Lectures on quantum field theory in curved spacetime*. vol. Lecture note 39/2008, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Mathematik in der Naturwissenschaften.

Fewster, C. J. (2008). *Lectures on quantum field theory in curved spacetime*. Max-Planck-Institut fuer Mathematik in der Naturwissenschaften.

Fewster CJ. Lectures on quantum field theory in curved spacetime. Max-Planck-Institut fuer Mathematik in der Naturwissenschaften, 2008.

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