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coset WZW model

Context

\infty-Wess-Zumino-Witten theory

Quantum field theory

Physics

physics, mathematical physics, philosophy of physics

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theory (physics), model (physics)

experiment, measurement, computable physics

Contents

Idea

The generalization of the WZW model where target space is not necessarily a Lie group GG, but a coset space G/HG/H for some subgroup HH.

References

  • Edward Witten, On holomorphic factorization of WZW and coset models, Comm. Math. Phys. Volume 144, Number 1 (1992), 189-212. (EUCLID)

Revised on May 27, 2013 16:50:29 by Urs Schreiber (82.113.98.67)