Supergravity Description of Non-BPS Branes

  title={Supergravity Description of Non-BPS Branes},
  author={P. Brax and G. Mandal and Y. Oz},
We construct supergravity solutions that correspond to N Dp-branes coinciding with N Dp-branes. We study the physical properties of the solutions and analyse the supergravity description of tachyon condensation. We construct an interpolation between the brane-antibrane solution and the Schwarzschild solution and discuss its possible application to the study of non-supersymmetric black holes. May 2000 e-mail:,, 

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