By Sergio Albeverio, Jurgen Jost, Sylvie Paycha, Sergio Scarlatti

ISBN-10: 0521556104

ISBN-13: 9780521556101

Classical string conception is worried with the propagation of classical one-dimensional curves, i.e. "strings", and has connections to the calculus of diversifications, minimum surfaces and harmonic maps. The quantization of string conception supplies upward push to difficulties in numerous parts, in accordance with the strategy used. The illustration idea of Lie, Kac-Moody and Virasoro algebras has been used for such quantization. during this booklet, the authors supply an advent to international analytic and probabilistic features of string thought, bringing jointly and making particular the mandatory mathematical instruments. Researchers with an curiosity in string concept, in both arithmetic or theoretical physics, will locate this a stimulating quantity.

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The preceding considerations are only valid if the genus p of the Schottky double of our surface is at least 2. Let us briefly discuss the remaining cases of surfaces with boundary, namely the unit disk D and an annulus A. It follows from the Riemann mapping theorem that D has only one complex structure so that the corresponding Teichmiiller space is trivial. It is also a classical result that the complex structures on A are parametrized by the real numbers. Of course, both these statements hold up to the action of XV Let us briefly show that in both these cases, XV instead of being contractible, has Sl as a strong deformation retract.

Also if / and g are in H2'2'6 for all 8 € (0,1) then the same holds for fg, again via the Sobolev embedding theorem. u*« € # 2 ' 2 -"for allr? 13), u € # 4 ' 4 - " f o r allry € (0,1). 14), r ; t ( t i ) u > * . € IT2'2 and finally again by Calderon-Zygmund u € if4'2. This proves the claim for I = 3. For / > 4, we may assume by induction u € H1'2. Then in the same way as before and by Calderon-Zygmund u € H'+1'2. m Let Aineg be the subspace of M. consisting of negatively curved metrics. 3: The map Mneg -> t>0 mapping g onto the harmonic map u : (S,go) —> (S,g),go fixed, homotopic to the identity of S, is of class C°°.

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