# nLab gauge fixing

### Context

#### Quantum field theory

functorial quantum field theory

## Contents

#### $\infty$-Chern-Weil theory

∞-Chern-Weil theory

∞-Chern-Simons theory

∞-Wess-Zumino-Witten theory

# Contents

## Idea

See A first idea of quantum field theory the chapter Gauge fixing.

## References

Discussion in BV-BRST formalism via gauge fixing Lagrangian densities includes

• Marc Henneaux, from section 8.2 on in Lectures on the Antifield-BRST formalism for gauge theories, Nuclear Physics B (Proceedings Supplement) 18A (1990) 47-106 (pdf)

Discussion of the Peierls brackets (covariant phase space) after gauge fixing is discussed in

• Igor Khavkine, section 3.3 of Covariant phase space, constraints, gauge and the Peierls formula, Int. J. Mod. Phys. A, 29, 1430009 (2014) (arXiv:1402.1282)

Revised on January 3, 2018 05:44:55 by Urs Schreiber (94.220.53.179)