Communications in Mathematical Physics

, Volume 337, Issue 1, pp 455–472 | Cite as

Reflection Positivity for Parafermions

  • Arthur Jaffe
  • Fabio L. Pedrocchi


We establish reflection positivity for Gibbs trace states for a class of gauge-invariant, reflection-invariant Hamiltonians describing parafermion interactions on a lattice. We relate these results to recent work in the condensed-matter physics literature.


Braid Group Topological Order Majorana Fermion Quantum Hall State Global Gauge Transformation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Harvard UniversityCambridgeUSA
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsUniversity of BaselBaselSwitzerland
  3. 3.JARA Institute for Quantum InformationRWTH Aachen UniversityAachenGermany

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