ar X iv : h ep - t h / 98 05 06 5 v 1 1 1 M ay 1 99 8 UG - 11 / 98 hep - th / 9805065 THE M 5 - BRANE HAMILTONIAN

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We obtain the Hamiltonian form of the worldvolume action for the M5-brane in a general D=11 supergravity background. We use this result to obtain a new version of the covariant M5-brane Lagrangian in which the tension appears as a dynamical variable, although this Lagrangian has some unsatisfactory features which we trace to peculiarities of the null limit… (More)

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