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Conformal Field Theory on the Torus

  • Ralph Blumenhagen
  • Erik Plauschinn
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 779)

So far, we have been discussing Conformal Field Theories defined on the complex plane respectively the Riemann sphere. In String Theory, such theories correspond to the treelevel in perturbation theory which is illustrated

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Partition Function Modular Form Vertex Operator Conformal Block Conformal Field Theory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ralph Blumenhagen
    • 1
  • Erik Plauschinn
    • 1
  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für Physik Werner-Heisenberg-InstitutMünchenGermany

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