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Distortion for multifactor bimodules and representations of multifusion categories

@article{Bischoff2020DistortionFM,
  title={Distortion for multifactor bimodules and representations of multifusion categories},
  author={Marcel Bischoff and Ian Charlesworth and Samuel Evington and Luca Giorgetti and David Penneys},
  journal={arXiv: Operator Algebras},
  year={2020}
}
We call a von Neumann algebra with finite dimensional center a multifactor. We introduce an invariant of bimodules over $\rm II_1$ multifactors that we call modular distortion, and use it to formulate two classification results. We first classify finite depth finite index connected hyperfinite $\rm II_1$ multifactor inclusions $A\subset B$ in terms of the standard invariant (a unitary planar algebra), together with the restriction to $A$ of the unique Markov trace on $B$. The latter determines… 
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