Orthosymplectic Chern-Simons matrix model and chirality projection

  • Sanefumi Moriyama
  • Takao Suyama
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Regular Article - Theoretical Physics


Recently it was found that the density matrix for a certain orthosymplectic Chern-Simons theory matches with that for the ABJM theory with the odd chiral projection. We prove this fact for a general case with the inclusion of fractional branes. We also identify the first few diagonal Gopakumar-Vafa invariants for the grand potential constructed from the chirally projected density matrix.


Chern-Simons Theories M-Theory Matrix Models Topological Strings 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, Osaka City University, Osaka City University Advanced Mathematical Institute (OCAMI)OsakaJapan

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