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String-Localized Covariant Quantum Fields

  • Jens Mund
Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (PM, volume 251)

Summary

We present a construction of string-localized covariant free quantum fields for a large class of irreducible (ray) representations of the Poincaré group. Among these are the representations of mass zero and infinite spin, which are known to be incompatible with point-like localized fields. (Based on joint work with B. Schroer and J. Yngvason [13].)

Keywords

Lorentz Group Direct Integral Decomposition Single Particle Space Schlieder Property Antilinear Involution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jens Mund
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  1. 1.Instituto de FísicaUniversidade de São PauloSão Paulo, SPBrazil

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