Publications and Preprints of Eric C. Rowell

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[53.] Braided zesting and applications. with C. Delaney, C. Galindo, J. Plavnik and Q. Zhang

(05/20)  arXiv:2005.05544.

[52.] Higher central charges and Witt groups. with S.-H. Ng, Y. Wang and Q. Zhang

(02/20)  arXiv:2002.03570.

[51.] Symplectic level-rank duality via tensor categories with V. Ostrik and M. Sun

to appear in J. Lie Theory.

(02/20)   arXiv:2002.07744.

[50.] On realizing modular data. with P. Bonderson and Z. Wang

to appear in J. Math. Sci. Univ. Tokyo

(10/19)  arXiv:1910.07061.

[49.] [On] Classification of super-modular categories [of rank 8]. with P. Bruillard, J. Plavnik and Q. Zhang.

to appear in J. Algebra Appl.

(9/19)  arXiv:1909.09843.

[48.] Braid group representations from twisted tensor products of algebras with A. Kimball, P. Gustafson and Q. Zhang.

to appear in Peking Math. J.

(6/19)  arXiv:1906.08153.

[47.] Rank-finiteness for G-crossed braided fusion categories. with C. Jones, S. Morrison and D. Nikshych

to appear in Transform. Groups.

(2/19)  arXiv:1902.06165.

[46.] Integral metaplectic modular categories. with A. Deaton,  P. Gustafson, L. Mavrakis, S. Poltoratski, S. Timmerman, B. Warren, and Q. Zhang

to appear in J. Knot Theory Ramifications

(1/19) Arxiv:1901.04462 .

[45.] Representations of the Necklace Braid Group: Topological and Combinatorial Approaches. with A. Bullivant, A. Kimball and P. Martin

to appear in Comm. Math. Phys.

(10/18)  arXiv:1810.05152.

[44.] Metaplectic categories, gauging and property F. with P. Gustafson and Y. Ruan

to appear in Tohoku Math. J.

(8/18) arXiv:1808.00698.

[43.] Review of: Tensor categories by Pavel Etingof, Shlomo Gelaki, Dmitri Nikshych, and Victor Ostrik.

 Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. 55,  (2018), no. 4, 545-551.

(5/18) DOI

[42.] On invariants of modular categories beyond modular data.  with P. Bonderson, C. Delaney, C. Galindo, A. Tran and Z. Wang

to appear in J. Pure Appl. Algebra

(5/18)  arXiv:1805.05736

[41.] On acyclic anyon models.  with C. Galindo and Z. Wang

Quantum Inf. Proc.  17 (2018), 245.

(1/18)  arXiv:1801.04296

[40.] Dimension as a quantum statistic and the classification of metaplectic categories.  with P. Bruillard, P. Gustafson and J. Plavnik

to appear in Contemp. Math.

(10/17) PDF | arXiv:1710.10284

[39.] Mathematics of topological quantum computing. with Z. Wang.

 Bull. Amer. Math. Soc.  55,  (2018), no. 2,  183--238.

(5/17) arXiv:1705.06206

[38.] Classification of super-modular categories by rank. with P. Bruillard, C. Galindo, S.-H. Ng, J. Plavnik and Z. Wang.

to appear in Algebr. Represent. Theory.

(5/17) arXiv:1705.05293

[37.] Congruence subgroups and super-modular categories.
with P. Bonderson, Z. Wang and Q. Zhang.

Pacific J. Math.   296  (2018), No. 2, 257270.

(4/17) arXiv:1704.02041

[36.] Modular Categories of Dimension p^3m with m Square-Free. with  Paul Bruillard and Julia Plavnik.

Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 147 (2019) no. 1, 21-34.

(9/16) arXiv:1609.04896

[35.] Local unitary representations of the braid group and their applications to quantum computing. with Colleen Delaney and Zhenghan Wang.

Rev. Colombiana Mat.  50 (2016) no. 2, 207-272.

(3/16) arXiv:1604.06429

[34.]  Ferminonic modular categories and the 16-fold way. with Paul Bruillard, Cesar Galindo, Tobias Hagge, Siu-Hung Ng, Julia Plavnik and Zhenghan Wang

J. Math. Phys. 58 (2017), 041704.

(3/16) ArXiv:1603.09294

[33.]  Classification of metaplectic modular categories with Eddy Ardonne, Meng Cheng and Zhenghan Wang

 Journal of Algebra 466 (2016) 141-146.

(1/16)  ArXiv:1601.05460

[32.] An invitation to the mathematics of topological quantum computation

 Journal of Physics: Conference Series 698 (2016) 012012.

(12/15) PDF | arXiv:1601.05288

[31.] Degeneracy and non-abelian statistics with Z. Wang.

 Phys. Rev. A 93 (2016), 030102(R)

(8/15) arXiv:1508.04793.

[30.] Low-dimensional representations of the three component loop braid group with P. Bruillard, L. Chang, S.-M. Hong, J. Y. Plavnik, M. Y. Sun

 J. Math. Phys. 56, no. 11 (2015), 11707.

(8/15)  arXiv:1508.00005

[29.] On classification of modular categories by rank with Paul Bruillard, Siu-Hung Ng and Zhenghan Wang

 Int. Math. Res. Not. (2016) 2016 no. 24, 7546-7588.

PDF| arXiv:1507.05139

[28.] On Local Representations of the Loop Braid Group with Zoltan Kadar, Paul Martin and Zhenghan Wang

 Glasgow Math. J. 59, no 2 (2017) 359-378.

(11/14) arXiv:1411.3768

[27.] On the Classification of Weakly Integral Modular Categories with Paul Bruillard, Cesar Galindo, Siu-Hung Ng, Julia Plavnik and Zhenghan Wang

 J. Pure Appl. Algebra 220, no. 6 (2016), 2364-2388

(11/14) arXiv:1411.2313

[26.] Parameter-dependent Gaussian (z,N)-generalized Yang-Baxter operators

Quantum Inf. Comp. 16 (2016), no. 1&2, 0105-0114.

(10/14) arXiv:1410.8863

[25.] SO(N)2 Braid Group Representations are Gaussian with Hans Wenzl

Quantum Topol. 8 (2017) no. 1, 1-33.

(1/14) arXiv:1401.5329

[24.] Braid Representations from Unitary Braided Vector Spaces with Cesar Galindo

J. Math. Phys. 55 061702 (2014)

(12/13) arXiv:1312.5557

[23.] Rank-Finiteness for Modular Categories with Paul Bruillard, Siu-Hung Ng and Zhenghan Wang

J. Amer. Math. Soc. 29 (2016) no. 3, 857-881.

(3/15) arXiv:1310.7050

[22.] Classification of integral modular categories of Frobenius-Perron dimension pq^4 and p^2q^2 with Paul Bruillard, Cesar Galindo, Seung-Moon Hong, Yevgenia Kashina, Deepak Naidu, Sonia Natale, Julia Yael Plavnik

Canad. Math. Bull. (2014) 57 721-734

(3/13) arXiv:1303.4748

[21.] Generalized and quasi-localization of braid group representations with Cesar Galindo and Seung-Moon Hong

Int. Math. Res. Not.  2013 no. 3, 693-731.

(5/11)  PDF | arXiv:1105.5048


[20.]  Modular categories, integrality and Egyptian fractions with Paul Bruillard
  Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 
140 (2012), 1141-1150


(12/10) PDF| arXiv:1012.0814

[19.]  Localization of  unitary braid group representations
with Zhenghan Wang.

Comm. Math. Phys 11 311 (2012) no. 3 595--615.

(9/10) PDF  |  arXiv:1009.0241


[18.] A quaternionic braid representation (after Goldschmidt and Jones).

  Quantum Topol.  2 (2011), 173--182.

| arXiv:1006.4808

[17.] Braid representations from quantum groups of exceptional Lie type.
Rev. Un. Mat. Argentina  51 (2010) no. 1, 165-175.

PDF| arXiv:1004.4133

[16.] On the classification of the Grothendieck semirings of non-self-dual modular categories with Seung.-Moon Hong and an appendix by Victor Ostrik.

 J. Algebra 324 (2010) 1000-1015.

(7/09) PDF | arXiv:0907.1051 | Maple 13  worksheet1 worksheet2 worksheet3 (.mws files).| Output worksheet1 worksheet2 worksheet3 (.pdf files).

[15.] A finiteness property for braided fusion categories with Deepak Naidu.
  Algebr. Represent. Theory 15 (2011) no. 5, 837-855.

(3/09) PDFarXiv:0903.4157

[14.] Finite linear quotients of B3 of low dimension with Imre Tuba.
J. Knot Theory Ramifications 19 (2010) no. 5  587-600.


 [13.] Unitary braid representations with finite image with Michael J. Larsen.
Algebr. Geom. Topol. 8 (2008) no. 4, 2063-2079.


[12.] Two paradigms for topological quantum computation.
Contemp. Math. 482, pp. 165-178, AMS, Providence, RI, 2009.

Full paper (3/08) arXiv:math.QA 0803.1258

[11.] On classification of modular tensor categories
with Richard Stong and Zhenghan Wang.
Comm. Math. Phys.   292 (2009) no. 2, 343- 389.

Full paper (12/07) PDF | arXiv: math.QA 0712.1377

[10.] On exotic modular tensor categories with Seung-moon Hong and Zhenghan Wang.
Commun. Contemp. Math. 10 (2008), suppl. 1, 1049-1074.

Full paper (10/07): arXiv: math.GT 0710.5761


[9.] Unitarizablity of premodular categories
J. Pure Appl. Algebra. 212 (2008), no. 8 1878-1887.

Full paper (10/07): arXiv: math.QA 0710.1621

[8.] Extraspecial Two-Groups, Generalized Yang-Baxter Equations and Braiding Quantum Gates. with Yong Zhang, Yong-Shi Wu, and Mo-Lin Ge.
Quantum Inf. Comput.  10 (2010) no. 7 & 8  0685-0702.

Full paper (4/10) PDF: arXiv: quant-ph/0706.1761v2

[7]Braid representations from twisted quantum doubles of finite groups with Pavel Etingof and Sarah Witherspoon.
Pacific J. Math. 234 no. 1 (2008) 33-42.


Full paper (3/07): arXiv: math.QA/0703274

[6].  An algebra-level version of a link-polynomial identity of Lickorish with Michael Larsen.

Math. Proc. Cambridge Philos. Soc. 144 (2008), no. 3, 623-638.


Full paper (5/06): arXiv: math.QA/0605455


[5]. The N-eigenvalue problem and two applications with Michael Larsen and Zhenghan Wang. 

Int. Math. Res. Not. 2005 no. 64 (2005) 3987-4018.


Full paper  (11/05) PDF | arXiv math.RT/0506025

 [4]. Extraspecial 2-groups and images of braid group representations with Jennifer (Franko) Vasquez and Zhenghan Wang.

J. Knot Theory Ramifications 15 no. 4 (2006) 413-428.

Full paper (3/05): PDF | arXiv math.RT/0503435 


[3]. From quantum groups to unitary modular tensor categories
Contemp. Math. 413, 215-230, Amer. Math. Soc,. Providence, RI 2006.


Full paper (1/06): PDF  | arXiv math.QA/0503226  


[2].  A note on tensor categories of Lie type E9

Journal of Algebra 284 no. 1 (2005), 296-309.

Full paper (6/7/04): PDF | arXiv:math.RT/0406122


[1].  On a family on non-unitarizable ribbon categories

Mathematische Zeitschrift 250 no. 4 (2005), 745-774.

Full paper (3/12/04): PDF | arXiv: math.QA/0403217


Thesis and other preprints:

 Generating functions for ranks of pre-modular categories.



Abstract: We derive generating functions for the ranks of pre-modular categories associated with quantum groups at roots of unity. 

Full paper (8/05):   arXiv math.QA/0509457


On tensor categories arising from quantum groups and BMW-algebras at odd roots of unity.

PhD Thesis, University of California, San Diego, 2003.

Abstract: Most of the results in my thesis are published in [1]

Full paper (5/29/03): PDF

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