Carlington wrote:Can I derail for a second to ask?: thoughtfully mentioned Feynman's QED - how accessible is the text/what level of knowledge does it assume, and how much ground does it cover? I have a very superficial grasp of QFT which I would like to expand on, is all.
It's intended for a general audience. There are (Feynman) diagrams, but not too many equations or heavy lifting. Might be a few small ones like E=hν.
The scope is the same as the title. Quantum Elecrodynamics is the quantum field theory of EM.