# nLab Wiener measure

### Context

#### Measure and probability theory

measure theory

probability theory

# Contents

## Idea

The Wiener measure is a measure on the space of continuous paths in a given manifold.

The Wiener measure serves to make precise the path integral quantization for the (charged) particle.

## References

A textbook account in the context of path integral quantization is around p. 49 in

• Barry Simon, Functional integration and quantum physics, AMS Chelsea Publ., Providence, 2005