January 12, 2016

Sabine Hossenfelder

Eight decades have passed since physicists realized that the theories of quantum mechanics and gravity don’t fit together, and the puzzle of how to combine the two remains unsolved. 1,902 more words

January 12, 2016

Sabine Hossenfelder

Eight decades have passed since physicists realized that the theories of quantum mechanics and gravity don’t fit together, and the puzzle of how to combine the two remains unsolved. 1,902 more words

This week whilst preparing some calculations I have been looking at the paper ‘Deformations of Polyhedra and Polygons by the Unitary Group’. In the paper the author inspired by… 711 more words

This week I been following up the posts:

The starting point is to take the action of the area… 178 more words

This week I have been studying a nice paper about Polyhedra in spacetime.

The paper considers convex spacelike polyhedra oriented in Minkowski space. These are classical analogues of… 1,109 more words

This week I have continued to study the paper ‘A new realization of quantum geometry‘. In particular I am interested in the proposed forms of the… 366 more words

This week I have been studying the paper ‘A New Realisation of Quantum Geometry’. I’ll review the paper in the next post and follow up that with an analysis of the area operator in the… 120 more words

This week I have been studying recent developments in Group Field Theories. Group field theories are a generalization of matrix models which provide both a… 559 more words