# Moduli Stabilisation and the Holographic Swampland

@article{Conlon2020ModuliSA, title={Moduli Stabilisation and the Holographic Swampland}, author={Joseph P. Conlon and Filippo Revello}, journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory}, year={2020} }

We investigate whether Swampland constraints on the low-energy dynamics of weakly coupled, moduli-stabilised string vacua in AdS can be related to inconsistencies of their putative holographic duals or, more generally, recast in terms of CFT data. We find that various swampland consistency constraints are equivalent to a negativity condition on the sign of certain mixed anomalous dimensions. This condition is similar to well-established CFT positivity bounds arising from causality and unitarity…

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