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University of Cambridge > Talks.cam > Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series > Conformal field theory out of equilibrium

## Conformal field theory out of equilibriumAdd to your list(s) Download to your calendar using vCal - Benjamin Doyon (King's College London)
- Thursday 26 January 2017, 10:00-11:00
- Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute.
If you have a question about this talk, please contact INI IT. OASW01 - Structure of operator algebras: subfactors and fusion categories Non-equilibrium conformal field theory is the application of methods of conformal field theory to states that are far from equilibrium. I will describe exact results for current-carrying steady-states that occur in the partitioning protocol: two baths (half-lines) are independently thermalized at different temperatures, then joined together and let to evolve for a large time. Results include the exact energy current, the exact scattering map describing steady-state averages and correlations of all fields in the energy sector (the stress-energy tensor and its descendants), and the full scaled cumulant generating function describing the fluctuations of energy transport. I will also explain how, in space-time, the steady state occurs between contact discontinuities beyond which lie the asymptotic baths. If time permits, I will review how these results generalize to higher-dimensional conformal field theory, and to non-conformal integrable models. This is work in collaboration with Denis Bernard. This talk is part of the Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series series. ## This talk is included in these lists:- All CMS events
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