What lattice theorists can do for superstring/M-theory

  title={What lattice theorists can do for superstring/M-theory},
  author={Masanori Hanada},
  journal={arXiv: High Energy Physics - Lattice},
  • M. Hanada
  • Published 18 April 2016
  • Physics
  • arXiv: High Energy Physics - Lattice
The gauge/gravity duality provides us with nonperturbative formulation of superstring/M-theory. Although inputs from gauge theory side are crucial for answering many deep questions associated with quantum gravitational aspects of superstring/M-theory, many of the important problems have evaded analytic approaches. For them, lattice gauge theory is the only hope at this moment. In this review I give a list of such problems, putting emphasis on problems within reach in a five-year span, including… 

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