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  Generators of 2D conformal group in terms of differential operators?

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I'm looking for a reference that lists generators of two dimensional conformal group on a complex sphere in terms of differential operators that may act on quasi primary fields $\phi(z,\bar z)$. E.g. dilatation operator acts as $D=z\frac{\partial}{\partial z}$:

$$z\frac{\partial}{\partial z}\phi(z,\bar z)=\Delta\phi(z,\bar z)~~~,~~~\bar z\frac{\partial}{\partial \bar z}\phi(z,\bar z)=\bar\Delta\phi(z,\bar z)$$

with left moving and right moving dimensions $\Delta,\bar \Delta$.

How do the rest of the generators $P,J,K$ act? 

This should be pretty standard stuff, but I've been googling a while now and it seems to be very elusive.

asked Aug 3, 2019 in Theoretical Physics by KGR (10 points) [ no revision ]

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