The semiclassical limit of WN CFTs and Vasiliev theory

  title={The semiclassical limit of WN CFTs and Vasiliev theory},
  author={Eric Perlmutter and Tom{\'a}{\vs} Proch{\'a}zka and Joris Raeymaekers},
  journal={Journal of High Energy Physics},
A bstractWe propose a refinement of the Gaberdiel-Gopakumar duality conjecture between WN conformal field theories and 2+1-dimensional higher spin gravity. We make an identification of generic representations of the WN CFT in the semiclassical limit with bulk configurations. By studying the spectrum of the semiclassical limit of the WN theories and mapping to solutions of Euclidean Vasiliev gravity at λ = −N, we propose that the ‘light states’ of the WN minimal models in the ’t Hooft limit map… Expand

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