New Constructions in Local Quantum Physics

  • Bert Schroer
Part of the Progress in Mathematics book series (PM, volume 251)


Among several ideas which arose as consequences of modular localization there are two proposals which promise to be important for the classification and construction of QFTs. One is based on the observation that wedge-localized algebras may have particle-like generators with simple properties and the second one uses the structural simplification of wedge algebras in the holographic lightfront projection. Factorizable d = 1 + 1 models permit us to analyse the interplay between particle-like aspects and chiral field properties of lightfront holography.


Vacuum Polarization Modular Theory Chiral Theory Wave Function Renormalization Modular Localization 


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  • Bert Schroer
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  1. 1.CBPFRio de JaneiroBrazil
  2. 2.Institut für Theoretische PhysikFU-BerlinGermany

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