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Title: From the Weyl Anomaly to Entropy of Two-Dimensional Boundaries and Defects

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Physical Review Letters
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[Journal Name: Physical Review Letters Journal Volume: 122 Journal Issue: 24]; Journal ID: ISSN 0031-9007
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American Physical Society
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United States
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English

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Jensen, Kristan, O’Bannon, Andy, Robinson, Brandon, and Rodgers, Ronnie. From the Weyl Anomaly to Entropy of Two-Dimensional Boundaries and Defects. United States: N. p., 2019. Web. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.241602.
Jensen, Kristan, O’Bannon, Andy, Robinson, Brandon, & Rodgers, Ronnie. From the Weyl Anomaly to Entropy of Two-Dimensional Boundaries and Defects. United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.241602.
Jensen, Kristan, O’Bannon, Andy, Robinson, Brandon, and Rodgers, Ronnie. Wed . "From the Weyl Anomaly to Entropy of Two-Dimensional Boundaries and Defects". United States. doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.122.241602.
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