Wilson Lines from Representations of NQ-Manifolds

  title={Wilson Lines from Representations of NQ-Manifolds},
  author={Francesco Bonechi and Jian Qiu and Maxim Zabzine},
  journal={International Mathematics Research Notices},
An NQ-manifold is a non-negatively graded supermanifold with a degree 1 homological vector field. The focus of this paper is to define the Wilson loops/lines in the context of NQ-manifolds and to study their properties. The Wilson loops/lines, which give the holonomy or parallel transport, are familiar objects in usual differential geometry, we analyze the subtleties in the generalization to the NQ-setting and we also sketch some possible applications of our construction. 
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