Conformal Field Theory

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ISBN: 978-1-4612-7475-9 (Print) 978-1-4612-2256-9 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-14

      Introduction

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      Chapter

      Pages 15-59

      Quantum Field Theory

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      Chapter

      Pages 60-92

      Statistical Mechanics

  3. Fundamentals

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 93-93

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      Chapter

      Pages 95-110

      Global Conformal Invariance

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      Chapter

      Pages 111-149

      Conformal Invariance in Two Dimensions

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      Chapter

      Pages 150-199

      The Operator Formalism

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      Chapter

      Pages 200-238

      Minimal Models I

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      Chapter

      Pages 239-293

      Minimal Models II

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      Chapter

      Pages 294-334

      The Coulomb-Gas Formalism

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      Chapter

      Pages 335-408

      Modular Invariance

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      Chapter

      Pages 409-438

      Finite-Size Scaling and Boundaries

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      Chapter

      Pages 439-486

      The Two-Dimensional Ising Model

  4. Conformal Field Theories with Lie-Group Symmetry

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 487-487

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      Chapter

      Pages 489-555

      Simple Lie Algebras

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      Chapter

      Pages 556-616

      Affine Lie Algebras

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      Chapter

      Pages 617-674

      WZW Models

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      Chapter

      Pages 675-718

      Fusion Rules in WZW Models

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      Chapter

      Pages 719-796

      Modular Invariants in WZW Models

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      Chapter

      Pages 797-859

      Cosets

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 861-890