On Twistors and Conformal Field Theories from Six Dimensions

  title={On Twistors and Conformal Field Theories from Six Dimensions},
  author={Christian Saemann and Martin Wolf},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Theory},
We discuss chiral zero-rest-mass field equations on six-dimensional space-time from a twistorial point of view. Specifically, we present a detailed cohomological analysis, develop both Penrose and Penrose-Ward transforms, and analyse the corresponding contour integral formulae. We also give twistor space action principles. We then dimensionally reduce the twistor space of six-dimensional space-time to obtain twistor formulations of various theories in lower dimensions. Besides well-known… 
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