M-branes at angles

  title={M-branes at angles},
  author={Paul K. Townsend},
In contrast to the current rapid evolution in our understanding of the microscopic degrees of freedom of M-theory, the macroscopic picture has changed very little over the past year. The ‘basic’ ingredients remain D=11 supergravity and its 1/2-supersymmetic solutions: the M-wave, the M-2-brane, the M-5-brane and, in the S KaluzaKlein vacuum, the M-monopole… CONTINUE READING