Tag: string-theory

56 What exactly is the relation between string theory and conformal field theory? 2011-10-10T00:12:37.983

47 The Unreasonable Effectiveness of Physics in Mathematics. Why ? What/how to catch? 2012-12-16T15:42:04.823

44 Mathematician trying to learn string theory 2012-12-13T08:26:08.680

37 Book on mathematical "rigorous" String Theory? 2011-08-02T18:13:46.987

32 Why does bosonic string theory require 26 spacetime dimensions? 2012-06-14T19:59:34.110

30 What are D-branes, really? 2010-10-22T23:32:02.190

28 The influence of string theory on mathematics for philosophers. 2010-12-17T14:26:28.820

28 Explanations for mathematicians, about the falsifiability (or not) of string theory 2013-06-09T09:03:19.223

26 Topologically distinct Calabi-Yau threefolds 2010-01-19T05:25:15.410

26 Why is a 2d TQFT formulated as a functor? 2011-06-02T00:55:10.377

26 On Determinants of Laplacians on Riemann Surfaces 2013-03-23T16:01:08.270

22 What are Gromov-Witten invariants in terms of physics? 2009-10-25T22:51:31.913

22 p-Adic String Theory and the String-orientation of Topological Modular Forms (tmf) 2014-04-08T13:47:25.413

22 Calabi-Yau cohomology? 2014-05-17T18:18:51.817

20 What do whitehead towers have to do with physics? 2011-03-27T22:43:57.830

20 Are Donaldson-Thomas invariants "A-model" or "B-model" ? 2012-07-04T15:29:09.767

20 Has the conformally field theoretic metric on a Calabi-Yau variety been proved to exist? 2013-09-19T21:08:00.617

19 Interpreting the CS/WZW correspondence 2014-03-15T11:18:07.853

18 String theory "computation" for math undergrad audience 2010-11-30T09:06:35.540

17 M24 moonshine for K3 2010-11-01T13:17:26.927

14 Higher genus closed string B-model 2009-12-12T17:10:14.480

14 Donaldson-Thomas Invariants in Physics 2011-09-15T05:17:12.250

14 what is the stringy Kähler moduli space? 2012-05-16T07:39:11.987

13 State of the art of BPS and Donaldson-Thomas invariants for toric Calabi-Yau threefolds 2014-04-30T21:59:47.563

12 Special Holonomy Groups for Lorentzian Manifolds 2010-04-07T17:48:16.953

12 K-theoretic version of Artin-Mazur formal groups? 2014-05-19T14:02:33.100

12 Do all $\mathcal{N}=2$ Gauge Theories "Descend" from String Theory? 2017-04-25T21:48:48.680

11 Open conjectures on the Fukaya category coming from physics 2017-03-03T21:56:00.183

11 Large Complex Structure Limit of Calabi-Yau family and uniqueness of limit 2017-07-18T19:03:05.300

9 Gromov-Witten and integrability. 2010-09-10T11:45:23.087

9 Role for generalized geometries in string theory 2010-10-22T21:40:40.847

9 Free Boson Correlator $ \langle X(z)X(w) \rangle =- \ln |z - w| $ 2014-06-29T12:19:27.580

9 In Gromov-Witten theory, why is the string coupling constant weighted by $2g-2$? 2015-10-15T22:40:43.683

8 Virasoro constraints for the generating function of Hurwitz numbers. 2010-09-10T11:27:17.540

8 Matrix integral identity 2010-11-29T12:43:14.963

8 triangulated/derived categories in Physics and algebraic geometry 2010-12-30T06:35:35.093

8 Elliptic genus for manifolds with boundary 2011-12-02T20:31:48.157

8 Multiple Hodge integrals and integrability 2012-01-04T17:01:59.833

8 What is a branched Riemann surface with cuts? 2013-07-05T04:05:58.603

8 The space-time dimension of the N-superstring theory? 2013-10-13T11:45:39.370

8 What is the definition of picture changing operation? 2013-12-19T01:37:58.093

8 How to construct the mirror partner of a blowup? 2017-05-16T21:31:19.133

8 The Grassmannian Gr(2,8) and an E7 surprise 2018-10-15T11:43:28.650

7 Cartographic group and flat stringy connection 2009-10-23T18:05:12.133

7 Mirror symmetries for generalized geometries ? 2010-11-05T00:27:43.320

7 Physicists Euler number conjecture 2012-02-27T00:05:53.160

7 What does it mean to take the diagonal of the group $SU(2) \times SU(2) $? 2015-09-10T10:17:06.397

7 Automorphism that the Fukaya category is "blind" to 2017-03-03T02:41:54.550

7 Instanton Moduli Space on ALE Spaces 2017-03-03T16:09:56.153

7 Relation between Donaldson invariants and GW invariants 2017-03-18T14:48:16.747

7 Integrality of the mirror map -- non-GKZ examples? Counterexamples? 2017-05-23T16:51:28.943

6 Gromov-Witten and integrability 2. 2010-09-21T09:02:38.777

6 Seiberg-Witten curve for product SU(2)^N gauge theories 2012-09-29T11:10:00.587

6 Why does closed string theory have only one dilaton field instead of $22$? 2013-10-23T22:26:24.680

6 What are some geometric / physical / probabilistic interpretations of the Riemann zeta function at integer arguments n ≤ 1? 2014-03-30T12:30:09.200

6 Understanding Segal's definition of conformal field theory 2015-08-28T10:03:18.280

6 Does there exists a Fukaya category with no objects 2017-03-06T19:06:16.447

6 Incorporating Divisors (D4-branes) into Donaldson-Thomas Theory? 2017-05-11T22:29:49.753

6 What is the relation between BRST quantization and gauge fixing quantization 2017-07-16T06:54:19.697

6 Manifolds with negative dimension – Definition, References 2018-09-19T09:56:33.370

6 GSO (Gliozzi-Scherk-Olive) projection and its Mathematics? 2018-11-13T04:57:23.033

6 Navier-Stokes fluid dynamics, Einstein gravity and holography 2018-11-24T23:43:02.853

5 Advice on doing physics under the umbrella of mathematics and the converse 2012-04-13T08:42:41.660

5 Proof of the general expression for anomaly in a CFT and its partition function 2013-08-18T00:08:49.400

5 AKSZ sigma models for higher spin 2015-05-03T17:56:58.670

5 Virasoro constraints for parametrized GW invariants 2017-03-03T01:45:57.213

5 Mathematics of $\mathcal{N}=2$ Gauge Theory and Instantons 2017-03-24T21:38:14.323

4 Statistical physics of string theory 2010-07-14T03:49:04.180

4 q-deformation of the unitary group integral 2010-10-13T13:44:52.247

4 vector multiplet/hypermultiplet moduli space of String Theory 2011-06-14T03:48:07.500

4 CFTs corresponding to affine Lie algebras 2013-03-26T22:22:51.227

4 Mathematica package for supergravity and string theory 2014-07-16T20:06:13.570

4 reference for higher spin - not gravitational nor stringy 2015-01-28T22:07:46.887

4 BCOV's holomorphic anomaly equation at genus one 2015-08-10T20:22:50.593

4 a matrix of Onsager-Kaufman vs Schwarz-Wu 2017-01-11T21:57:15.713

4 Seiberg-Witten theory in 4d is categorification of Seiberg-Witten in 3d 2017-03-24T23:15:31.540

4 Open-closed string correspondence 2018-05-06T02:26:37.987

4 GSO projection and $H^d(M, \mathbb{Z}_2)$ 2018-11-14T01:10:53.043

3 Does $SO(32) \sim_T E_8 \times E_8$ relate to some group theoretical fact? 2011-03-06T03:32:59.527

3 genus one Gromov-Witten invariants of Calabi-Yau 3-folds 2011-05-26T23:42:57.170

3 Does fixing the reparameterization invariance of the string action correspond to some kind of orbifolding? 2013-10-26T16:13:59.077

3 The Fuchsian monodromy problem 2013-10-27T23:25:02.843

3 Physical relevance of either fundamental identity generalizing Jacobi 2014-01-24T19:41:24.487

3 SYZ mirror symmetry for K3 surfaces 2014-06-10T05:36:40.333

3 book about string theory a la Von Neumann 2015-01-31T15:31:10.670

3 Examples of $1$-Calabi-Yau triangulated categories 2016-09-02T14:48:56.557

3 Are there some known identities of elliptic polylogarithms similar to the Abel identity of polylogarithm? 2017-02-09T12:19:07.210

3 SYZ conjecture for varieties of general type or Fano 2017-07-20T16:00:59.160

3 Moduli spaces for the TCFT map $HH(L) \to GW(X)$ 2018-01-09T17:18:32.957

2 Are there non-supersymmetric and/or non-Calabi-Yau topological sigma models? 2010-11-01T05:49:31.880

2 Outer automorphism for $U_q(\mathfrak{su}(2|2))$ 2011-02-08T22:21:29.133

2 Where is there a treatment of double field theory other than in local coordinates? 2013-11-17T21:30:24.797

2 Is the structure constant additive on connected components? 2014-05-19T10:37:43.313

2 computation with Hilbert scheme of $n$ points on $\mathbb C^2$ 2014-11-07T09:53:43.310

2 space at the Planck scale 2015-02-11T22:39:00.553

2 Question on Hori, Iqbal and Vafa's 'D-branes and Mirror Symmetry' 2017-03-31T16:34:29.577

2 Localization of the pushforward in equivariant cohomology 2017-11-26T17:24:58.553

1 Computing chern classes for products of varieties 2012-05-30T17:52:19.010

1 About the massless supermultiplets in $2+1$ dimensional supersymmetry 2012-07-28T15:30:23.980