# nLab John Schwarz

Co-founder of string theory.

## Selected writings

On the NSR superstring:

On the Scherk-Schwarz mechanism:

On the Green-Schwarz superstring:

On the self-dual string:

On the Perry-Schwarz action for the Green-Schwarz sigma-model of the M5-brane with the self-dual higher gauge field after KK-compactification to 5d (and double dimensional reduction to the D4-brane):

On the history of string theory:

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