QFT on curved spacetimes: axiomatic framework and examples

Klaus Fredenhagen, Katarzyna Rejzner

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In this review article we want to expose a systematic development of quantum field theory on curved spacetimes. The leading principle is the emphasis on local properties. It turns out that this requires a reformulation of the QFT framework which also yields a new perspective for the theories on Minkowski space. The aim of the present work is to provide an almost self contained introduction into the framework, which should be accessible for both physicists and mathematicians.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages55
JournalJournal of Mathematical Physics
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 7 Mar 2016

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  • math-ph
  • gr-qc
  • hep-th
  • math.MP

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