Branes and N=1 duality in string theory

Shmuel Elitzur*, Amit Giveon, David Kutasov

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We propose a construction of dual pairs in four dimensional N = 1 supersymmetric Yang-Mills theory using branes in type IIA string theory.

Original languageAmerican English
Pages (from-to)269-274
Number of pages6
JournalPhysics Letters, Section B: Nuclear, Elementary Particle and High-Energy Physics
Issue number3-4
StatePublished - 15 May 1997

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Funding Information:
We thank A. Schwimmer for useful discussions. This work is supportedi n part by the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities - Centers of Excellence Program. The work of A.G. is supportedi n part by BSF - American-Israel Bi-National Science Foundation. S.E. and A.G. thank the Einstein Center at the Weizmann Institute for partial support.


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