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correlator

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Idea

In quantum field theory a correlator is an assignment of probability amplitudes to a collection of incoming and outgoing states. In FQFT a correlator is simply the value of the theory on a given (class of) cobordisms.

holographic principle in quantum field theory

bulk field theoryboundary field theory
dimension n+1n+1dimension nn
fieldsource
wave functioncorrelation function
space of quantum statesconformal blocks

Revised on September 12, 2013 23:31:48 by Urs Schreiber (145.116.131.249)