17th Geometry and Physics: Bosonization on a lattice in higher dimensions

  • Datum: –14.30
  • Plats: Häggsalen, Ångströmlaboratoriet
  • Föreläsare: Anton Kapustin (Caltech)
  • Arrangör: Department of Mathematics and the Department of Physics and Astronomy
  • Kontaktperson: Fabrizio Nieri
  • Seminarium

I will describe a generalization of the Jordan-Wigner transformation for lattice systems of arbitrary dimension. It maps any fermionic system on a D-dimensional lattice to a (D-1)-form 
 Z_2 gauge theory. The map preserves locality of the Hamiltonian.