## 68 Citations

Branes, weights and central charges

- Physics
- 2013

A bstractWe study the properties of half-supersymmetric branes in string theory with 32 supercharges from a purely group-theoretical point of view using the U-duality symmetry of maximal supergravity…

Branes and wrapping rules

- Physics
- 2012

We show that the branes of ten-dimensional IIA/IIB string theory must satisfy, upon toroidal compactification, specific wrapping rules in order to reproduce the number of supersymmetric branes that…

Anyonic Defect Branes and Conformal Blocks in Twisted Equivariant Differential (TED) K-theory

- Mathematics
- 2022

We demonstrate that twisted equivariant differential K-theory of transverse complex curves accommodates exotic charges of the form expected of codimension=2 defect branes, such as of D7-branes in…

Five-brane actions in double field theory

- Physics
- 2017

A bstractWe construct an action for NSNS 5-branes which is manifestly covariant under O(d, d). This is done by doubling d of the spacetime coordinates which appear in the worldvolume action. By…

Exotic branes and non-geometric fluxes

- Physics
- 2014

A bstractWe present and study ten-dimensional effective actions for various nongeometric fluxes of which exotic branes act as the magnetic sources. Each theory can be regarded as a U-dual version of…

Exotic branes and mixed-symmetry potentials. I. Predictions from E11 symmetry

- Mathematics
- 2019

Type II string theory or M-theory contains a broad spectrum of gauge potentials. In addition to the standard $p$-form potentials, various mixed-symmetry potentials have been predicted, which may…

Exotic branes in Exceptional Field Theory: E7(7) and beyond

- PhysicsJournal of High Energy Physics
- 2018

A bstractIn recent years, it has been widely argued that the duality transformations of string and M-theory naturally imply the existence of so-called ‘exotic branes’ — low codimension objects with…

## References

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D-brane Wess-Zumino terms and U-duality

- Mathematics
- 2010

We construct gauge-invariant and U-duality covariant expressions for Wess-Zumino terms corresponding to general Dp-branes (0 ≤ p ≤ D − 1) in arbitrary 3 ≤ D ≤ 10 dimensions. A distinguishing feature…

The D-brane U-scan

- Mathematics
- 2011

We consider the D-branes that occur in IIA/IIB string theory compactified on a torus. We review how a general expression for the Wess-Zumino term of such branes is derived. We also review the method…

Dirichlet Branes and Ramond-Ramond charges.

- PhysicsPhysical review letters
- 1995

We show that D-branes, extended objects defined by mixed Dirichlet-Neumann boundary conditions, break half the supersymmetries of the type II superstring and carry a complete set of electric and…

Counting supersymmetric branes

- Business
- 2011

Maximal supergravity solutions are revisited and classified, with particular emphasis on objects of co-dimension at most two. This class of solutions includes branes whose tension scales with xxxx.…

Seven-branes and supersymmetry

- Physics
- 2007

We re-investigate the construction of half-supersymmetric 7-brane solutions of IIB supergravity. Our method is based on the requirement of having globally well-defined Killing spinors and the…

String solitons and T-duality

- Mathematics
- 2011

We construct for arbitrary dimensions a universal T-duality covariant expression for the Wess-Zumino terms of supersymmetric String Solitons in toroidally compactified string theories with 32…