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The Spectral Theory of Multiboundary Wormholes


Maguire, Shaun Cohn (2018) The Spectral Theory of Multiboundary Wormholes. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. doi:10.7907/W8HM-4Y42.


This thesis introduces a new phase transitions in three dimensional quantum gravity. The main technical tools comes from the spectral theory of hyperbolic manifolds.

Item Type:Thesis (Dissertation (Ph.D.))
Subject Keywords:Quantum gravity, Kleinian groups
Degree Grantor:California Institute of Technology
Division:Physics, Mathematics and Astronomy
Major Option:Control and Dynamical Systems
Thesis Availability:Public (worldwide access)
Research Advisor(s):
  • Preskill, John P.
Group:Institute for Quantum Information and Matter
Thesis Committee:
  • Preskill, John P. (chair)
  • Painter, Oskar J.
  • Wise, Mark B.
  • Kitaev, Alexei
Defense Date:8 May 2018
Funding AgencyGrant Number
NSF Graduate Research FellowshipUNSPECIFIED
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate (NDSEG) FellowshipUNSPECIFIED
Record Number:CaltechTHESIS:06022018-013547962
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Default Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:11011
Deposited By: Shaun Maguire
Deposited On:05 Jun 2018 23:06
Last Modified:02 Jun 2020 21:44

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