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Lecture notes on topological recursion and geometry

  title={Lecture notes on topological recursion and geometry},
  author={Gaetan Borot},
  journal={arXiv: Mathematical Physics},
  • G. Borot
  • Published 28 May 2017
  • Physics
  • arXiv: Mathematical Physics
These are lecture notes for a 4h mini-course held in Toulouse, May 9-12th, at the thematic school on "Quantum topology and geometry". The goal of these lectures is to (a) explain some incarnations, in the last ten years, of the idea of topological recursion: in two dimensional quantum field theories, in cohomological field theories, in the computation of Weil-Petersson volumes of the moduli space of curves; (b) relate them more specifically to Eynard-Orantin topological recursion (revisited… 

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