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gaugino condensation

Contents

Context

Algebraic Quantum Field Theory

algebraic quantum field theory (perturbative, on curved spacetimes, homotopical)

Introduction

Concepts

field theory:

Lagrangian field theory

quantization

quantum mechanical system, quantum probability

free field quantization

gauge theories

interacting field quantization

renormalization

Theorems

States and observables

Operator algebra

Local QFT

Perturbative QFT

Super-Geometry

Contents

Idea

condensation of gauginos (e.g. gluinos)

References

General

See also

In heterotic M-theory

Discussion in heterotic M-theory aka Horava-Witten theory, where the two heterotic MO9-branes provide a natural mechanism for supersymmetry breaking on one (the physical brane) by gaugino condensation on the other (the “dark sector” brane):

lecture notes:

original articles:

specifically for M-theory on S1/G_HW times H/G_ADE:

  • Zygmunt Lalak, Steven Thomas, Gaugino Condensation, Moduli Potentials and Supersymmetry Breaking in M-Theory Models, Nuclear Physics B Volume 515, Issues 1–2, 30 March 1998, Pages 55-72 Nuclear Physics B (hep-th/9707223, doi:10.1016/S0550-3213(97)00784-0)

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