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WZ Couplings of D-Branes and Oplanes

  • B. StefańskiJr.
Part of the NATO Science Series book series (ASIC, volume 564)

Abstract

In this short note we review the construction and role of Wess-Zumino couplings of Dirichlet branes and Orientifold planes, and show how these combine to give the Green-Schwarz anomaly cancelling terms.

Keywords

Normal Bundle Anomalous Coupling Gravitational Coupling Orientifold Plane Topological Field Theory 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. StefańskiJr.
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  1. 1.Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical PhysicsCambridge UniversityCambridgeUK

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