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By Édouard Brezin, Vladimir Kazakov, Didina Serban, Paul Wiegmann, Anton Zabrodin

Random matrices are generally and effectively utilized in physics for nearly 60-70 years, starting with the works of Dyson and Wigner. even though it is an outdated topic, it truly is continuously constructing into new components of physics and arithmetic. It constitutes now part of the final tradition of a theoretical physicist. Mathematical tools encouraged by means of random matrix conception turn into extra strong, subtle and luxuriate in speedily becoming functions in physics. contemporary examples contain the calculation of common correlations within the mesoscopic approach, new functions in disordered and quantum chaotic structures, in combinatorial and progress types, in addition to the hot leap forward, as a result matrix types, in dimensional gravity and string conception and the non-abelian gauge theories. The publication includes the lectures of the major experts and covers really systematically a lot of those subject matters. it may be helpful to the experts in a variety of topics utilizing random matrices, from PhD scholars to proven scientists.

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The contact with (20) is made by setting g = e−Λ and N = e−N . If we now include all gi ’s in (19) we simply get a more elaborate discretized model, in which we can keep track of the valencies of vertices of Γ (or tiles of the dual Γ∗ ). These in turn may be understood as discrete models of matter coupled to 2D quantum gravity. This is best seen in the case of the HardDimer model on random 4-valent graphs [15]. (3) for an illustration in the case of a planar graph). These matter configurations are given an occupation energy weight z per dimer, while the space part receives the standard weight g per 4-valent vertex, and the overall weight N 2−2h for each graph of genus h.

Their zeros behave like the eigenvalues of SO(2N ) matrices. Following the Katz-Sarnak philosophy, it is natural to believe that random matrix theory can predict the moments of L-functions in families like those described here; that is, it is natural to conjecture that the moments 1 X∗ ∗ (LD ( 21 , χd ))s 0

Again, there are (2p − 1)!! such pairings, and indeed we recover the case of previous section by taking N = 1. But if instead we take N to be large, we see that only a fraction of these (2p − 1)!! pairings will contribute at leading order. 3) (a)), namely such that the saturated star diagrams have a petal structure in which the petals are either juxtaposed or included into one-another (with no edges-crossings). We may compute the genus of the petal diagrams by noting that they form a tessellation of the sphere (=plane plus point at infinity).

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