# nLab Peter West

Peter West is professor of mathematics at King’s college London.

## Selected writings

On the 3-brane in 6d as a black brane in an M5-brane/NS5-brane worldvolume

and of its relation to D=4 N=2 super Yang-Mills theory:

On Dp-D(p+2) brane intersections (such as D1-D3 brane intersections) as spikes/BIons from the M5-brane:

On deriving the equations of motion for the M5-brane via superspace-methods (superembedding approach):

Discussion of the dual graviton in terms of E11 U-duality:

• Peter West, section N (pp. 19) of Generalised geometry, eleven dimensions and $E_{11}$ (arXiv:1111.1642)

• Keith Glennon, Peter West, Gravity, Dual Gravity and $A_1^{+++}$ (arXiv:2004.03363)

On basics of string theory:

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