Discovery-HET Seminar: Timothy Hollowood – University of Copenhagen

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Discovery-HET Seminar: Timothy Hollowood

Speaker: Timothy Hollwood (Swansea University)

Title: Integrability on the World-Sheet

Abstract: I will review the idea of deforming the integrable structure on the world sheet of the string in the AdS/CFT correspondence. This leads to a connection between the string theory and generalizations of the well-known sine-Gordon field theory that some remarkable properties. The emphasis will be on giving an overview rather than the technical details.