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A Mathematical Introduction to String Theory: Variational by Sergio Albeverio,Jurgen Jost,Sylvie Paycha,Sergio Scarlatti

By Sergio Albeverio,Jurgen Jost,Sylvie Paycha,Sergio Scarlatti

Classical string conception is worried with the propagation of classical 1-dimensional curves 'strings', and the speculation has connections to the calculus of diversifications, minimum surfaces and harmonic maps. The quantization of string concept offers upward push to difficulties in several parts, in response to the tactic used. The illustration idea of Lie, Kac-Moody and Virasoro algebras were used for such quantization. during this lecture notice the authors supply an advent to definite international analytic and probabilistic points of string idea. it's their goal to assemble, and make particular the required mathematical instruments. Researchers with an curiosity in string concept, in both arithmetic or theoretical physics, will locate this a stimulating volume.

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