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Seminar

M-branes and String structures

Sati, H (University of Pittsburgh)
Thursday 12 January 2012, 11:30-12:30

Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute

Abstract

I will describe the relation of the C-field to String structures, which are essentially Spin structures on loop space, and explain how these structures capture certain geometric and topological aspects of M-branes.

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