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How can I derive fusion rules for anyons?

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What is gravitational energy in general relativity?

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Why are periodic boundary conditions used for the derivation of phonons? [duplicate]

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Basic questions about the Kitaev chain

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What causes the Shubnikov-de Haas Oscillations?

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What is the meaning of the particle horizon in conformal diagrams?

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Redshift due to a static gravitational field and the conservation of energy [duplicate]

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Why can we make statements about photons in QM?

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Intuition for the density of states of the free electron gas model

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Why is the electromagnetic four-potential $A_{\mu}$ not an observable?

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What determines the anyon fusion outcome (if several are possible)?

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Typical Mathematical Questions about the Lorentz-Transformation

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Do we have algorithms that are polynomial on a Q-Computer but not poly. on a classical Computer?

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Why do Transformations on Qubits for Quantum Computation have to be Unitary?

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What is the nature of the state of a 2 particle system?

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What causes continuous errors in a qubit?

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Why do we look at non-flat geometries in Cosmology?

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What happens to the Weak Interaction after Electroweak Symmetry Breaking?

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How do we measure the masses of far away galaxies?

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Why are explanations of the Aharonov–Bohm effect based on trajectories?

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Which tensor describes curvature in 4D spacetime?

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What are all charge-like quantum numbers?

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Measurements of the (QED) fine-structure constant

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Local Phase Transformation of the Dirac equation

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What are typical error rates of quantum computers?

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Why is the ground state energy of a 2DEG higher compared to the 3DEG?

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Does the principle of stationary action always work? [duplicate]

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Is a local inertial frame of reference a Lorentz frame?

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What is the meaning of the square of the four-velocity?

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How to read the indicies of the Fusion Matrix F for Anyons