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I am a postdoc with an interest in applications of operator algebra to local quantum physics. I am also interested in topological qauntum computing and their relation to tensor categories.


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comment Simple question on the foundations of spin foam formalism
Note: this question is cross-posted to MathOverflow, mathoverflow.net/questions/82413/…
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comment Which QFTs were rigorously constructed?
@Squark: I don't think Wightman axioms are too restrictive. Haag-Kastler is just easier to work with. Under suitable technical assumptions one can go from one to the other and back.
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answered Which QFTs were rigorously constructed?
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comment Continuum theory from lattice theory
Ok thanks Ron! I'll keep that in mind.
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comment Continuum theory from lattice theory
Thanks! Our library unfortunately doesn't have the book, but the articles look interesting.
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answered Quantum Field Theory from a mathematical point of view
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comment What is the use of a Universal-NOT gate?
The article you cite is already mentioned in the question. It's the preprint of the Phys Rev A article.
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comment Status of local gauge invariance in axiomatic quantum field theory
Just a comment for this moment: in a preprint by Ciolli and Ruzzi that appeared on the arxiv today (1109.4824) they make a remark that progress towards the description of massless particles in AQFT is underway. They refer to a recent talk by Doplicher, which unfortunately I have missed this talk so I cannot comment on this.
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comment What is a good introduction to integrable models in physics?
Do you have anything specific in mind? I think the term integrability is sometimes used in slightly different contexts.
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answered Post-doc advice for a low publication grad student