• Bosonic string theories with new boundary conditions

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      Bosonic string theory; boundary condition

    • Abstract

       

      We show that the classical Nambu-Goto string inD dimensions admits Poincaré invariance ind dimensions (dD) if (i)d − 2 of the transverse co-ordinatesxi are periodic and the rest quasi-periodic involving a real orthogonal matrix with (D − d) (D − d − 1)/2 free parameters, or if (ii)d − 2 ofxi obey Neumann and the rest obey a boundary condition involvingN free parameters, whereN=(D − d)2/2 ifD − d is even, andN=[(D − d)2 − 1]/2 ifD − d is odd.

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      S M Roy1 Virendra Singh1

      1. Tatal Institute of Fundamental Research, Homi Bhabha Road, Bombay - 400 005, India
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  • Pramana – Journal of Physics | News

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