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Matrix product operators and central elements: Classical description of a quantum state

Matthew B Hastings

Geometry & Topology Monographs 18 (2012) 115–160

DOI: 10.2140/gtm.2012.18.115

Abstract

Keywords

quantum, topological order, spin system

Mathematical Subject Classification

Primary: 81P16

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Received: 5 July 2012
Revised: 21 August 2012
Accepted: 28 August 2012
Published: 14 October 2012

Authors
Matthew B Hastings
Department of Physics
Duke University
Durham, NC 27708
USA
Microsoft Research, Station Q
CNSI Building
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
USA