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  Ishibashi states and Cardy states in CFT

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What are the Ishibashi states and Cardy states in CFTs? I am familiar with conformal field theory language. It would be great if someone can discuss about the basic idea of these states and their applications.

This post imported from StackExchange Physics at 2015-10-24 22:15 (UTC), posted by SE-user pinu

asked Jun 5, 2015 in Theoretical Physics by Physics Moron (285 points) [ revision history ]
edited Oct 24, 2015 by Dilaton
Since you are familiar with CFT, there are many good introductory articles available on this topic online, for example arxiv.org/abs/hep-th/0411189 written by John Cardy.

This post imported from StackExchange Physics at 2015-10-24 22:15 (UTC), posted by SE-user Meng Cheng
@Meng Cheng , I looked at that. Can you or someone else make the basic picture clear.. Then it will be easier for me to follow Cardy's article. Thanks a lot for the reply!

This post imported from StackExchange Physics at 2015-10-24 22:15 (UTC), posted by SE-user pinu

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