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twistor string theory

Context

String theory

Physics

physics, mathematical physics, philosophy of physics

Surveys, textbooks and lecture notes


theory (physics), model (physics)

experiment, measurement, computable physics

Quantum field theory

Contents

Idea

A certain B-model string theory whose target space is twistor space. Induces computation of MHV amplitudes in N=4 D=4 super Yang-Mills theory

References

Surveys include

  • David Skinner, The geometry of scattering amplitudes, talk notes, November 2009 (pdf)
Revised on October 30, 2013 02:05:00 by Urs Schreiber (82.169.114.243)