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Higher Anomalies, Higher Symmetries, and Cobordisms II: Applications to Quantum Gauge Theories

  title={Higher Anomalies, Higher Symmetries, and Cobordisms II: Applications to Quantum Gauge Theories},
  author={Zheyan Wan and Juven C. Wang and Yunqin Zheng},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory},
We discuss the topological terms, the global symmetries and their 't Hooft anomalies of pure gauge theories in various dimensions, with dynamical gauge group $G$, the Lorentz symmetry group $G_{\text{Lorentz}}$, and the internal global symmetry $G_{e,[1]}\times G_{m, [d-3]}$ which consists of 1-form electric center symmetry $G_{e,[1]}$ and $(d-3)$ form magnetic symmetry $G_{m, [d-3]}$. The topological terms are determined by the cobordism invariants $(\Omega^d)^{G'}$ where $G'$ is the group… 

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