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# The Principle of the Fermionic Projector

### About this Title

**Felix Finster**, *Universität Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany*

Publication: AMS/IP Studies in Advanced Mathematics

Publication Year:
2006; Volume 35

ISBNs: 978-0-8218-3974-4 (print); 978-1-4704-3824-1 (online)

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1090/amsip/035

MathSciNet review: MR2200689

MSC: Primary 81T25; Secondary 81-02, 81T13, 81T20, 81T27

### Table of Contents

**Front/Back Matter**

**Chapters**

- The principle of the Fermionic projector–A new mathematical model of space-time
- Preliminaries
- The Fermionic projector in the continuum
- The principle of the Fermionic projector
- The continuum limit
- The Euler-Lagrange equations in the vacuum
- The dynamical gauge group
- Spontaneous block formation
- The effective gauge group
- Appendix A. Connection to the Fock space formalism
- Appendix B. Some formulas of the light-cone expansion
- Appendix C. Normalization of chiral fermions
- Appendix D. The regularized causal perturbation theory
- Appendix E. Linear independence of the basic fractions
- Appendix F. The commutator $[P,Q]$
- Appendix G. Perturbation calculation for the spectral decomposition of $P(x,y) P(y,x)$