Quantum Fields and Quantum Space Time

The 1996 NATO Advanced Study Institute (ASI) followed the international tradi­ tion of the schools held in Cargese in 1976, 1979, 1983, 1987 and 1991. Impressive progress in quantum field theory had been made since the last school in 1991. Much of it is connected with the interplay of quantum theory...

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Other Authors: 't Hooft, Gerard (Editor), Jaffe, Arthur (Editor), Mack, Gerhard (Editor), Mitter, Pronob K. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer US 1997, 1997
Edition:1st ed. 1997
Series:Nato Science Series B:, Physics
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Lectures
  • Non-commutative gauge fields from quantum groups
  • Duality in N = 2 SUSY SU(2) Yang—Mills theory: a pedagogical introduction
  • Noncommutative differential geometry and the structure of space time
  • Quantum integrable models on 1 + 1 discrete space time
  • Supersymmetry and non-commutative geometry
  • Turbulence under a magnifying glass
  • Quantization of space and time in 3 and in 4 space-time dimensions
  • Pushing Einstein’s principles to the extreme
  • Integrable classical and quantum gravity
  • Quantum affine algebras and integrable quantum systems
  • Exercises in equivariant cohomology
  • Some complex quantum manifolds and their geometry
  • Seminars
  • T-duality and the moment map
  • Symmetries of dimensionally reduced string effective action
  • Non local observables and confinement in BF formulation of Yang-Mills theory
  • Disorder operators, quantum doubles, and Haag duality in 1+ 1 dimensions
  • The cohomology and homology of quantum field theory