# Difference between revisions of "Conformal Field Theory"

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+ | [http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0512172 Lectures on the Langlands Program and Conformal Field Theory]<br> | ||

+ | by E. Frenkel (hep-th/0512172, 128 pages) | ||

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+ | [http://arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9910156 An Introduction to Conformal Field Theory]<br> | ||

+ | by M.R. Gaberdiel (hep-th/9910156, 69 pages) | ||

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[http://www.arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9108028 Applied Conformal Field Theory]<br> | [http://www.arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/9108028 Applied Conformal Field Theory]<br> | ||

by P. Ginsparg (hep-th/9108028)<br> | by P. Ginsparg (hep-th/9108028)<br> | ||

These lecture notes are a valuable reference on conformal field theory and Kac-Moody algebras. | These lecture notes are a valuable reference on conformal field theory and Kac-Moody algebras. | ||

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[http://www.nikhef.nl/~t58/CFT.ps.gz Introduction to Conformal Field Theory]<br> | [http://www.nikhef.nl/~t58/CFT.ps.gz Introduction to Conformal Field Theory]<br> | ||

by A. N. Schellekens<br> | by A. N. Schellekens<br> | ||

These are notes based on lectures given at schools in Germany and Spain in 1995. | These are notes based on lectures given at schools in Germany and Spain in 1995. |

## Revision as of 18:44, 6 November 2007

see also String theory

### books

**Conformal Field Theory**

by P. Di Francesco, P. Mathieu, and D. Senechal (Springer Verlag, 1997)

This encyclopedic reference is a favourite among string theorists.

### reviews

Lectures on the Langlands Program and Conformal Field Theory

by E. Frenkel (hep-th/0512172, 128 pages)

An Introduction to Conformal Field Theory

by M.R. Gaberdiel (hep-th/9910156, 69 pages)

Applied Conformal Field Theory

by P. Ginsparg (hep-th/9108028)

These lecture notes are a valuable reference on conformal field theory and Kac-Moody algebras.

Introduction to Conformal Field Theory

by A. N. Schellekens

These are notes based on lectures given at schools in Germany and Spain in 1995.