# Entanglement entropy in warped conformal field theories

@article{Castro2015EntanglementEI, title={Entanglement entropy in warped conformal field theories}, author={Alejandra Castro and Diego M Hofman and Nabil Iqbal}, journal={Journal of High Energy Physics}, year={2015}, volume={2016}, pages={1-37} }

A bstractWe present a detailed discussion of entanglement entropy in (1+1)-dimensional Warped Conformal Field Theories (WCFTs). We implement the Rindler method to evaluate entanglement and Renyi entropies for a single interval and along the way we interpret our results in terms of twist field correlation functions. Holographically a WCFT can be described in terms of Lower Spin Gravity, a SL (2, ℝ) × U (1) Chern-Simons theory in three dimensions. We show how to obtain the universal field theory…

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