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## "Subfactors and mathematical physics", David Evans, Yasuyuki Kawahigashi, 2023

*Reviewed August 31, 2023*

*Citation:* Evans, David, and Yasuyuki Kawahigashi. "Subfactors and mathematical physics." Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society (2023).

*Web:* https://arxiv.org/abs/2303.04459

*Tags:* Expository

This paper gives a nice review of subfactors, with a specific focus towards the constructions which come from mathematical physics.

There is a lot of nice discussion about conformal field theory and modular tensor categories. Additionally, there is an always-welcome discussion of monsterous moonshine.