BFSS matrix model



A description of the worldline dynamics of interacting D0-branes. In the limit of large numbr NN of D0 branes supposed to encode the strong coupling limit of type IIA string theory (see also at M-theory).


The original article is

Further perspective includes

A review of further developments is in

  • David Berenstein, Classical dynamics and thermalization in holographic matrix models, talk at Leiden, October 2012 (pdf)

Relation to the 6d (2,0)-supersymmetric QFT:

  • Micha Berkooz, Moshe Rozali, Nathan Seiberg, Matrix Description of M-theory on T 3T^3 and T 5T^5 (arXiv:hep-th/9704089)
Revised on August 8, 2015 08:27:53 by Urs Schreiber (