Holographic Entanglement Entropy (Lecture Notes in Physics) by Mukund Rangamani,Tadashi Takayanagi

By Mukund Rangamani,Tadashi Takayanagi

This e-book offers a finished evaluation of advancements within the box of holographic entanglement entropy. in the context of the AdS/CFT correspondence, it really is proven how quantum entanglement is computed by way of the realm of sure extremal surfaces. the final classes you'll research from this connection are drawn out for quantum box theories, many-body physics, and quantum gravity. an summary of the mandatory historical past fabric is supplied including a style of the fascinating open questions which are at present being discussed.
The publication is split into 4 major components. within the first half, the idea that of entanglement, and techniques for computing it, in quantum box theories is reviewed. within the moment half, an outline of the AdS/CFT correspondence is given and the holographic entanglement entropy prescription is defined.  In the 3rd half, the time-dependence of entanglement entropy in out-of-equilibrium structures, and purposes to many physique physics are 
explored utilizing holographic tools. The final half makes a speciality of the relationship among entanglement and geometry. identified constraints at the holographic map, in addition to, elaboration of entanglement being a primary construction block of geometry are explained. 
The e-book is an invaluable source for researchers and graduate scholars drawn to string concept and holography, condensed subject and quantum info, because it attempts to attach those diversified matters associated by means of the typical subject of quantum entanglement.

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