# Heterotic vortex strings

@article{Edalati2007HeteroticVS, title={Heterotic vortex strings}, author={Mohammad Edalati and David Tong}, journal={Journal of High Energy Physics}, year={2007}, volume={2007}, pages={005-005} }

We determine the low-energy = (0,2) worldsheet dynamics of vortex strings in a large class of non-Abelian = 1 supersymmetric gauge theories.

## 79 Citations

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