Interpolating String Field Theories

@inproceedings{ZwiebachInterpolatingSF,
  title={Interpolating String Field Theories},
  author={Barton Zwiebach}
}
This paper refers to seven figures (not included). Hard copies of the figures will be mailed upon request. ABSTRACT A minimal area problem imposing different length conditions on open and closed curves is shown to define a one parameter family of covariant open-closed quantum string field theories. These interpolate from a recently proposed factorizable open-closed theory up to an extended version of Witten's open string field theory capable of incorporating on shell closed strings. The string… CONTINUE READING
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