String Theory Seminar   RSS

07/12/2020, 11:00 — 12:00 Europe/Lisbon — Instituto Superior Técnico
Seyed Morteza Hosseini, Kvali IPMU Tokyo

Anomalies, Black strings and the charged Cardy formula

We derive the general anomaly polynomial for a class of two-dimensional CFTs arising as twisted compactifications of a higher-dimensional theory on compact manifolds $M_d$, including the contribution of the isometries of $M_d$. We then use the result to perform a counting of microstates for electrically charged and rotating supersymmetric black strings in $\operatorname{AdS}_5 \times S^5$ and $\operatorname{AdS}_7 \times S^4$.

Unusual hour.

Projecto FCT UIDB/04459/2020.

Current organizers: Gabriel Lopes Cardoso, Suresh Nampuri.

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