Book 2017

BMS Particles in Three Dimensions

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ISBN: 978-3-319-61877-7 (Print) 978-3-319-61878-4 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiv

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-14

    Introduction

  3. Quantum Symmetries

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 15-15

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      Chapter

      Pages 17-34

      Quantum Mechanics and Central Extensions

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      Chapter

      Pages 35-66

      Induced Representations

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      Chapter

      Pages 67-107

      Semi-direct Products

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      Chapter

      Pages 109-160

      Coadjoint Orbits and Geometric Quantization

  4. Virasoro Symmetry and Gravity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

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      Chapter

      Pages 163-199

      The Virasoro Group

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      Chapter

      Pages 201-240

      Virasoro Coadjoint Orbits

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      Chapter

      Pages 241-283

      Symmetries of Gravity in AdS \(_3\)

  5. Symmetry and Gravity in Flat Space

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 285-285

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      Chapter

      Pages 287-327

      Classical BMS \(_3\) Symmetry

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      Chapter

      Pages 329-373

      Quantum BMS \(_3\) Symmetry

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      Chapter

      Pages 375-431

      Partition Functions and Characters

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      Chapter

      Pages 433-436

      Conclusion

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 437-450