# D-instanton superpotential in string theory

@article{Kim2022DinstantonSI, title={D-instanton superpotential in string theory}, author={Manki Kim}, journal={Journal of High Energy Physics}, year={2022} }

Abstract
We study the non-perturbative superpotential generated by D(-1)-branes in type IIB compactifications on orientifolds of Calabi-Yau threefold hypersurfaces. To compute the D-instanton superpotential, we study F-theory compactification on toric complete intersection elliptic Calabi-Yau fourfolds. We take the Sen-limit, but with finite gs, in F-theory compactifications with the restriction that all D7-branes are carrying SO(8) gauge groups, which we call the global Sen-limit. In the…

## 6 Citations

### On D3-brane Superpotential

- Mathematics
- 2022

We study the D3-brane moduli dependence of the non-perturbative superpotential generated by the D7-brane gaugino condensation in a type IIB compactiﬁcation on an orientifold of the elliptic…

### Systematics of perturbatively flat flux vacua for CICYs

- Physics, MathematicsJournal of High Energy Physics
- 2022

In this paper, we extend the analysis of scanning the perturbatively flat flux vacua (PFFV) for the type IIB orientifold compactifications on the mirror of the projective complete intersection…

### Fluxes, Vacua, and Tadpoles meet Landau-Ginzburg and Fermat

- Physics
- 2022

Type IIB ﬂux vacua based on Landau-Ginzburg models without K¨ahler deformations provide fully-controlled insights into the non-geometric and strongly-coupled string landscape. We show here that…

### Type IIB flux compactifications with h1,1 = 0

- MathematicsJournal of High Energy Physics
- 2022

Abstract
We revisit flux compactifications of type IIB string theory on ‘spaces’ dual to rigid Calabi-Yau manifolds. This rather unexplored part of the string landscapes harbors many interesting…

### Stabilising all Kähler moduli in perturbative LVS

- MathematicsJournal of High Energy Physics
- 2022

Abstract
In this work we investigate the moduli stabilisation problem and the requirements for de Sitter vacua within the framework of type IIB string theory. Using perturbative effects arising from…

### Snowmass White Paper: Cosmology at the Theory Frontier

- Physics
- 2022

The precision cosmological model describing the origin and expansion history of the universe, with observed structure seeded at the inflationary cosmic horizon, demands completion in the ultraviolet…

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