Title Mathematical foundations of quantum field theory and perturbative string theory / Hisham Sati, Urs Schreiber, editors
Imprint Providence, R.I. : American Mathematical Society, c2011
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 Mathematics Library  QC174.45.A1 M375 2011    AVAILABLE    30340200519878
Descript vii, 354 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Series Proceedings of symposia in pure mathematics ; v. 83
Proceedings of symposia in pure mathematics ; v. 83
Note Includes bibliographical references
Models for ([infinity symbol], n)-categories and the cobordism hypothesis / Julia Bergner -- From operads to dendroidal sets / Ittay Weiss -- Field theories with defects and the centre functor / Alexei Davydov, Liang Kong, and Ingo Runkel -- Homotopical poisson reduction of gauge theories / Frédéric Paugam -- Orientifold précis / Jacques Distler, Daniel Freed, and Gregory Moore -- Surface operators in 3d TFT and 2d rational CFT / Anton Kapustin and Natalia Saulina -- Conformal field theory and a new geometry / Liang Kong -- Collapsing conformal field theories, spaces with non-negative Ricci curvature and non-commutative geometry / Yan Soibelman -- Supersymmetric field theories and generalized cohomology / Stephan Stolz and Peter Teichner -- Topological modular forms and conformal nets / Christpher Douglas and André Henriques
Subject Quantum field theory -- Mathematics -- Congresses
Topological fields -- Congresses
String models -- Mathematics -- Congresses
Quantum theory -- Quantum field theory; related classical field theories -- Topological field theories. msc
Quantum theory -- Quantum field theory; related classical field theories -- Two-dimensional field theories, conformal field theories, etc.. msc
Quantum theory -- Quantum field theory; related classical field theories -- String and superstring theories; other extended objects (e.g., branes). msc
Quantum theory -- Quantum field theory; related classical field theories -- Axiomatic quantum field theory; operator algebras. msc
Quantum theory -- Quantum field theory; related classical field theories -- Supersymmetric field theories. msc
Mechanics of particles and systems -- Classical field theories -- Lagrangian formalism and Hamiltonian formalism. msc
Category theory; homological algebra -- Categories with structure -- Double categories, $2$-categories, bicategories and generalizations. msc
Category theory; homological algebra -- Categories with structure -- Operads. msc
Algebraic topology -- Homology and cohomology theories -- Elliptic cohomology. msc
Alt Author Sati, Hisham, 1973-
Schreiber, Urs, 1974-