On the cigar CFT and Schwarzschild horizons

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Aspects of shock waves and instantly-created folded strings operators in the supersymmetric SL(2)k/U(1) CFT, and their relevance to the near-horizon physics of Schwarzschild black holes in perturbative superstring theory, are presented.

Original languageAmerican English
Article number116367
JournalNuclear Physics B
StatePublished - Nov 2023

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