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Yu Nakayama
Position
Visiting Scientist  (from 2016/04/01 to 2021/03/31)
Project Researcher (from 2015/09/01 to 2016/03/31)
Project Researcher (from 2013/09/01 to 2014/08/31)
Project Researcher (from 2011/09/01 to 2012/08/31)
Current Affiliation
Institute of Theoretical Physics, Department of Physics, Rikkyo University
Associate Professor

URL
http://univdb.rikkyo.ac.jp/view?l=en&u=100001530
PHOTO

Last Update 2021/04/08

Our world is replete with scale invariant phenomena, shape of the coastline, roman broccoli or fluctuation of stock price to name a few. It is believed that relativistic scale invariant quantum field theories show a stronger symmetry known as conformal invariance. Is this belief true? I try to attack this longstanding unsolved problem by using the holographic principle and its mathematical structure in string theory.


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