Se p 20 08 HU-EP-08 / 20 Wilson loops in 3-dimensional N = 6 supersymmetric Chern-Simons Theory and their string theory duals

@inproceedings{DrukkerSeP2,
  title={Se p 20 08 HU-EP-08 / 20 Wilson loops in 3-dimensional N = 6 supersymmetric Chern-Simons Theory and their string theory duals},
  author={Nadav Drukker and Jan Plefka and Donovan Young}
}
We study Wilson loops in the three-dimensional N = 6 supersymmetric Chern-Simons theory recently constructed by Aharony, Bergman, Jafferis and Maldacena, that is conjectured to be dual to type IIA string theory on AdS 4 × CP 3. We construct loop operators in the Chern-Simons theory which preserve 1/6 of the supercharges and calculate their expectation value up to 2-loop order at weak coupling. The expectation value at strong coupling is found by constructing the string theory duals of these… CONTINUE READING
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