Topological Twisting of Multiple M2-brane Theory

  title={Topological Twisting of Multiple M2-brane Theory},
  author={Kanghoon Lee and Sangmin Lee and Jeong-Hyuck Park},
  journal={Journal of High Energy Physics},
Bagger-Lambert-Gustavsson theory with infinite dimensional gauge group has been suggested to describe M5-brane as a condensation of multiple M2-branes. Here we perform a topological twisting of the Bagger-Lambert-Gustavsson theory. The original SO(8) R-symmetry is broken to SO(3) × SO(5), where the former may be interpreted as a diagonal subgroup of the Euclidean M5-brane world-volume symmetry SO(6), while the latter is the isometry of the transverse five directions. Accordingly the resulting… 

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