Tadashi Takayanagi        

Professor at Yukawa Institute for Theoretical Physics (YITP), Kyoto University

Head Investigator of Grant-in-Aid for
Transformative Research Areas A "Extreme Universe"

Principal Investigator of It from Qubit Simons Collaboration
on Quantum Fields, Gravity, and Information

Research Interest: String Theory and Quantum Field Theories
Office: K403 in the Research Building of YITP, Kyoto Univ.


Curriculum Vitae
List of Papers [Google Scholar]
List of Invited Talks
Ph.D Thesis

Selected Lectures in International Schools

[15th Kavli Asian Winter School 2021@Beijing]
[Trieste Spring School, 2019]
[CERN winter school, 2012] [7th Asian Winter School in Beijing, 2013]
[Arnold Sommerfeld Summer School in Munich, 2013]
[8th Asian Winter School in Puri, 2014] [Trieste Spring School, 2014]

M. Rangamani and T. Takayanagi, ``Holographic Entanglement Entropy''
Lecture Notes in Physics, Springer, 2017

Selected Papers

[1] Holographic derivation of entanglement entropy from AdS/CFT
  by Shinsei Ryu, Tadashi Takayanagi

  Phys.Rev.Lett. 96 (2006) 181602
  DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.96.181602
  e-Print: hep-th/0603001 | PDF

[2] Aspects of Holographic Entanglement Entropy
  by Shinsei Ryu, Tadashi Takayanagi

  JHEP 0608 (2006) 045
  DOI: 10.1088/1126-6708/2006/08/045
  e-Print: hep-th/0605073 | PDF

[3] A Covariant holographic entanglement entropy proposal
  by Veronika E. Hubeny, Mukund Rangamani, Tadashi Takayanagi

  JHEP 0707 (2007) 062
   DOI: 10.1088/1126-6708/2007/07/062
   e-Print: arXiv:0705.0016 [hep-th] | PDF

[4] Holographic Entanglement Entropy: An Overview
   by Tatsuma Nishioka, Shinsei Ryu, Tadashi Takayanagi

   J.Phys. A42 (2009) 504008
   DOI: 10.1088/1751-8113/42/50/504008
   e-Print: arXiv:0905.0932 [hep-th] | PDF

[5] A Matrix model dual of type 0B string theory in two-dimensions
   by Tadashi Takayanagi, Nicolaos Toumbas

   JHEP 0307 (2003) 064
   DOI: 10.1088/1126-6708/2003/07/064
   e-Print: hep-th/0307083 | PDF

[6] Brane - anti-brane action from boundary string field theory
   by Tadashi Takayanagi, Seiji Terashima, Tadaoki Uesugi

   JHEP 0103 (2001) 019
   DOI: 10.1088/1126-6708/2001/03/019
   e-Print: hep-th/0012210 | PDF

Selected Invited Talks

T. Takayanagi,``AdS from Optimization of Path-Integrals in CFTs,'' 
Strings2017, TelAviv, Israel., June. 26-30, 2017

T. Takayanagi,``Quantum Operations in CFTs and Holography,''
Strings 2016, Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China., Aug 1th-Aug. 5th, 2016.

T. Takayanagi, ``Gravity Dual of Information Metric,' '
Andy Fest ``Black Holes, Holography and Strings '', Harvard , USA, July 30-31, 2015.

T. Takayanagi,``Entanglement Entropy and Gravity/Condensed Matter Correspondence,''
Plenary Lecture at The 20th International Conference on General Relativity and Gravitation (GR20),
Uniwersytet Warszawski, Warsaw, Poland, July 7-13, 2013.

T. Takayanagi,``Holographic Entanglement Entropy of Excited States,''
Strings 2013, Sogang University, Seoul, Korea, Jun. 23-29, 2013.

T. Takayanagi,``Holographic Entanglement Entropy and its New Developments,''
Strings 2011, Uppsala, Sweden, June 27-July 1, 2011

T. Takayanagi,``Holographic Entanglement Entropy, Fractional Quantum Hall Effect, and Lifshitz-like Fixed Points",
Plenary talk at Quantum Theory and Symmetries 6, Lexington, Kentucky, USA, July 23, 2009

T. Takayanagi, ``Time-like Linear Dilaton and Open-Closed Duality'',
Strings 2005, Toronto, Canada, July 15, 2005