Systematics of moduli stabilisation in Calabi-Yau flux compactifications

  title={Systematics of moduli stabilisation in Calabi-Yau flux compactifications},
  author={Vijay Balasubramanian and Per Berglund and Joseph P. Conlon and F. Quevedo},
  journal={Journal of High Energy Physics},
We study the large volume limit of the scalar potential in Calabi-Yau flux compactifications of type IIB string theory. Under general circumstances there exists a limit in which the potential approaches zero from below, with an associated non-supersymmetric AdS minimum at exponentially large volume. Both this and its de Sitter uplift are tachyon-free, thereby fixing all K?hler and complex structure moduli. Also, for the class of vacua described in this paper, the gravitino mass is independent… 

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