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Publications [#243280] of Paul S. Aspinwall
Papers Published
 Aspinwall, PS, Some relationships between dualities in string theory,
Nuclear Physics B  Proceedings Supplements, vol. 46 no. 13
(1996),
pp. 3038 [doi]
(last updated on 2018/12/18)
Abstract: Some relationships between string theories and elevendimensional supergravity are discussed and reviewed. We see how some relationships can be derived from others. The cases of N = 2 supersymmetry in nine dimensions and N = 4 supersymmetry in four dimensions are discussed in some detail. The latter case leads to consideration of quotients of a K3 surface times a torus and to a possible peculiar relationship between elevendimensional supergravity and the heterotic strings in ten dimensions.


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