# Fermions in spin foam models

John Barrett ( professor of mathematical physics, University of Nottingham )

- 14:00 26th October 2012 ( week 3, Michaelmas Term 2012 )Tony Hoare room, Robert Hooke building

An interesting question in quantum gravity is how to couple fermionic matter fields to state sum models. In this talk I will explain some very simple examples of fermions and fermionic effects in low-dimensional state sum models.