Spinning Strings and Correlation Functions in the AdS/CFT Correspondence

  • Juan Miguel Nieto

Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
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    Pages 1-17
  3. Integrability on the String Theory Side

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      Pages 19-19
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  4. Integrability on the Field Theory Side. Spin Chains

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      Pages 91-91
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  5. Conclusions and Appendices

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      Pages 171-171
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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 179-187

About this book


This book addresses several aspects of the integrable structure of the AdS/CFT correspondence. In particular it presents computations made on both sides of the AdS/CFT correspondence, at weak and at strong coupling. On the string theory side of the correspondence, the book focuses on the evaluation of the energy spectrum of closed string solutions moving in some deformed backgrounds that preserve integrability. On the gauge theory side, it explores various formal problems arising in the computation of two and three-point functions by means of the Algebraic Bethe Ansatz and the Quantum Inverse Scattering method.
The book features numerous results on integrability in the context of the AdS/CFT correspondence. Self-contained and pedagogical, it includes general discussions and detailed presentations on the use of integrable systems techniques and their applications.


AdS/CFT Correspondence String Theory Conformal Field Theory Algebraic Bethe Ansatz Method Quantum Inverse Scattering Method Closed String Solutions Integrability in AdS/CFT Neumann-Rosochatius System

Authors and affiliations

  • Juan Miguel Nieto
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  1. 1.Departamento de Física Teórica IUniversidad Complutense de MadridMadridSpain

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