Topological classification of symmetry defects in ordered media

  • Louis Michel
Invited Lectures D. Symmetry Breaking in Statistical Mechanics and Field Theory
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 79)


Line Defect Homotopy Group Homotopy Theory Closed Path Topological Classification 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Louis Michel
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  1. 1.I.H.E.S.Bures-sur-YvetteFrance

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