# Non-perturbative effects and wall-crossing from topological strings

@article{Collinucci2009NonperturbativeEA, title={Non-perturbative effects and wall-crossing from topological strings}, author={Andr{\'e}s Collinucci and Pablo Soler and {\'A}ngel M. Uranga}, journal={Journal of High Energy Physics}, year={2009}, volume={2009}, pages={025-025} }

We argue that the Gopakumar-Vafa interpretation of the topological string partition function can be used to compute and resum certain non-perturbative brane instanton effects of type II CY compactifications. In particular the topological string A-model encodes the non-perturbative corrections to the hypermultiplet moduli space metric from general D1/D(-1)-brane instantons in 4d = 2 IIB models. We also discuss the reduction to 4d = 1 by fluxes and/or orientifolds and/or D-branes, and the…

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