A Yangian is a certain quantum group that arises naturally in integrable systems in quantum field theory.
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Review in the context of AdS-CFT includes
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is discussed that the holomorphically twisted N=1 D=4 super Yang-Mills theory is controled by the Yangian in analogy to how Chern-Simons theory is controled by a quantum group.