Algebraic Conformal Quantum Field Theory in Perspective

Chapter

Abstract

Conformal quantum field theory is reviewed in the perspective of Axiomatic, notably Algebraic QFT. This theory is particularly developed in two spacetime dimensions, where many rigorous constructions are possible, as well as some complete classifications. The structural insights, analytical methods and constructive tools are expected to be useful also for four-dimensional QFT.

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  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universität GöttingenGöttingenGermany

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