11-14 June 2019
Le Bois-Marie
Europe/Paris timezone

Resurgence through Path Integrals

11 Jun 2019, 11:30
1h
Centre de Conférences Marilyn et James Simons (Le Bois-Marie)

Centre de Conférences Marilyn et James Simons

Le Bois-Marie

35, route de Chartres 91440 Bures-sur-Yvette

Speaker

Maxim Kontsevich (IHES)

Description

I will review the approach to the resurgence phenomenon via integration over rapid decay cycles (Lefschetz thimbles) in path integrals.
Examples include WKB asymptotics, heat kernels, WZW models and Chern-Simons theory.

Primary author

Maxim Kontsevich (IHES)

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