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Basic zeta functions and some applications in physics

@article{Kirsten2010BasicZF,
  title={Basic zeta functions and some applications in physics},
  author={Klaus Kirsten},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory},
  year={2010}
}
  • K. Kirsten
  • Published 1 May 2010
  • Mathematics, Physics
  • arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory
It is the aim of these lectures to introduce some basic zeta functions and their uses in the areas of the Casimir effect and Bose-Einstein condensation. A brief introduction into these areas is given in the respective sections. We will consider exclusively spectral zeta functions, that is zeta functions arising from the eigenvalue spectrum of suitable differential operators. There is a set of technical tools that are at the very heart of understanding analytical properties of essentially every… 

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