International Journal of Modern Physics A, ISSN 0217-751X, 12/2018, Volume 33, Issue 34, p. 1845001

Inspired by recent studies of high-scale decay constant or flavorful QCD axions, we review and clarify their existence in effective string models with...

supersymmetry breaking | gauge anomalies | string effective actions | Green-Schwarz mechanism | Axions | FAMILY SYMMETRY | MODELS | PHYSICS, NUCLEAR | DYNAMICAL SUPERSYMMETRY BREAKING | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS

supersymmetry breaking | gauge anomalies | string effective actions | Green-Schwarz mechanism | Axions | FAMILY SYMMETRY | MODELS | PHYSICS, NUCLEAR | DYNAMICAL SUPERSYMMETRY BREAKING | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS

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Fortschritte der Physik, ISSN 0015-8208, 07/2015, Volume 63, Issue 7-8, pp. 468 - 530

We use F‐theory to classify possibly all six‐dimensional superconformal field theories (SCFTs). This involves a two step process: We first classify all...

CALABI-YAU THREEFOLDS | FIBER PRODUCTS | DIMENSIONS | F-THEORY | ELLIPTIC-SURFACES | PHYSICS, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | SMALL INSTANTONS | SINGULARITIES | PHASE-TRANSITIONS | BRANES | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory

CALABI-YAU THREEFOLDS | FIBER PRODUCTS | DIMENSIONS | F-THEORY | ELLIPTIC-SURFACES | PHYSICS, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | SMALL INSTANTONS | SINGULARITIES | PHASE-TRANSITIONS | BRANES | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory

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JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS, ISSN 1029-8479, 10/2014, Issue 10

We carry out a systematic analysis of Calabi-Yau threefolds that are elliptically fibered with section ("EFS") and have a large Hodge number h(2,) (1). EFS...

Superstring Vacua | QCD | 4-FOLDS | F-Theory | COMPACTIFICATIONS | Differential and Algebraic Geometry | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS

Superstring Vacua | QCD | 4-FOLDS | F-Theory | COMPACTIFICATIONS | Differential and Algebraic Geometry | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS

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ADVANCES IN THEORETICAL AND MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS, ISSN 1095-0761, 2019, Volume 23, Issue 4, pp. 1003 - 1066

We study the geometric engineering of gauge theories with gauge group Spin(4) and SO(4) using crepant resolutions of Weierstrass models. The corresponding...

F-THEORY | SINGULARITIES | RESOLUTIONS | COMPACTIFICATIONS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, MATHEMATICAL | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS

F-THEORY | SINGULARITIES | RESOLUTIONS | COMPACTIFICATIONS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, MATHEMATICAL | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS

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JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS, ISSN 1029-8479, 02/2019, Issue 2

We study elliptic fibrations that geometrically engineer an SU(2) xG(2) gauge theory realized by a Weierstrass model for the collision III+I*ns. We find all...

MATTER | Anomalies in Field and String Theories | SINGULARITIES | F-Theory | M-Theory | Differential and Algebraic Geometry | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS

MATTER | Anomalies in Field and String Theories | SINGULARITIES | F-Theory | M-Theory | Differential and Algebraic Geometry | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 10/2012, Volume 2012, Issue 10, pp. 1 - 40

The Mordell-Weil group of an elliptically fibered Calabi-Yau threefold X contains information about the abelian sector of the six-dimensional theory obtained...

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | Quantum Physics | Differential and Algebraic Geometry | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | Superstring vacua | Differential and algebraic geometry | 6-DIMENSIONAL SUPERGRAVITY | STRING JUNCTIONS | COMPACTIFICATIONS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | 6 DIMENSIONS | VACUA | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | Quantum Physics | Differential and Algebraic Geometry | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | Superstring vacua | Differential and algebraic geometry | 6-DIMENSIONAL SUPERGRAVITY | STRING JUNCTIONS | COMPACTIFICATIONS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | 6 DIMENSIONS | VACUA | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 02/2018, Volume 2018, Issue 2

We obtain new constraints on the anomaly coefficients of 6D N = (1, 0) supergravity theories using local and global anomaly cancellation conditions. We show...

Superstring Vacua | Supergravity Models | Anomalies in Field and String Theories | F-Theory | INSTANTONS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | HOMOTOPY | HETEROTIC STRING THEORY | GAUGE-THEORIES | COMPACTIFICATIONS | DYNAMICS | MODULI SPACE | TRANSITIONS | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS | F-theory | PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS | supergravity models | anomalies in field and string theories | superstring vacua

Superstring Vacua | Supergravity Models | Anomalies in Field and String Theories | F-Theory | INSTANTONS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | HOMOTOPY | HETEROTIC STRING THEORY | GAUGE-THEORIES | COMPACTIFICATIONS | DYNAMICS | MODULI SPACE | TRANSITIONS | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS | F-theory | PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS | supergravity models | anomalies in field and string theories | superstring vacua

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 12/2014, Volume 2014, Issue 12, pp. 1 - 43

We study the physics of F-theory compactifications on genus-one fibrations without section by using an M-theory dual description. The five-dimensional action...

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | String Duality | Quantum Physics | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | DUALITY | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | STRING THEORY | VACUA | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory | Nuclear and High Energy Physics | Algebraic Geometry | Mathematics | High Energy Physics - Theory

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | String Duality | Quantum Physics | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | DUALITY | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | STRING THEORY | VACUA | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory | Nuclear and High Energy Physics | Algebraic Geometry | Mathematics | High Energy Physics - Theory

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 11/2016, Volume 2016, Issue 11

We obtain the anomaly polynomial of strings of general 6d N = (1,0) theories in terms of anomaly inflow. Our computation sheds some light on the reason why the...

Anomalies in Field and String Theories | Field Theories in Higher Dimensions | Supersymmetric gauge theory | LIE-GROUPS | F-THEORY | EXCEPTIONAL SERIES | CLASSIFICATION | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | Field in higher Dimensions | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS

Anomalies in Field and String Theories | Field Theories in Higher Dimensions | Supersymmetric gauge theory | LIE-GROUPS | F-THEORY | EXCEPTIONAL SERIES | CLASSIFICATION | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | Field in higher Dimensions | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS

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JOURNAL OF HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS, ISSN 1029-8479, 11/2015, Volume 2015, Issue 11

We construct the general form of an F-theory compactification with two U(1) factors based on a general elliptically fibered Calabi-Yau manifold with...

CALABI-YAU THREEFOLDS | Gauge Symmetry | F-Theory | Differential and Algebraic Geometry | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | MODEL | 6 DIMENSIONS | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | algebrska geometrija | 530.122.3 [udc] | gauge symmetry | Nuclear and High Energy Physics | simetrija | F-theory | Mathematics | umeritvena teorija | F-teorija | High Energy Physics - Theory | differential geometry | algebraic geometry | diferencialna geometrija

CALABI-YAU THREEFOLDS | Gauge Symmetry | F-Theory | Differential and Algebraic Geometry | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | MODEL | 6 DIMENSIONS | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | algebrska geometrija | 530.122.3 [udc] | gauge symmetry | Nuclear and High Energy Physics | simetrija | F-theory | Mathematics | umeritvena teorija | F-teorija | High Energy Physics - Theory | differential geometry | algebraic geometry | diferencialna geometrija

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 3/2012, Volume 2012, Issue 3, pp. 1 - 54

We study the charged chiral matter spectrum of four-dimensional F-theory compactifications on elliptically fibered Calabi-Yau fourfolds by using the dual...

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | String Duality | Quantum Physics | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Chern-Simons Theories | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | Chern-simons theories | F-theory | Superstring vacua | String duality | SUPERSYMMETRIC GAUGE-THEORIES | THEORY DUALITY | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | DIMENSIONS | STRING MODELS | SYMMETRY | THEORY COMPACTIFICATIONS | TRANSITIONS | VACUA | GEOMETRY | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | String Duality | Quantum Physics | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Chern-Simons Theories | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | Chern-simons theories | F-theory | Superstring vacua | String duality | SUPERSYMMETRIC GAUGE-THEORIES | THEORY DUALITY | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | DIMENSIONS | STRING MODELS | SYMMETRY | THEORY COMPACTIFICATIONS | TRANSITIONS | VACUA | GEOMETRY | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 2/2013, Volume 2013, Issue 2, pp. 1 - 60

We study 4D F-theory compactifications on singular Calabi-Yau fourfolds with fluxes. The resulting $\mathcal{N}=1$ effective theories can admit non-Abelian and...

Anomalies in Field and String Theories | F-Theory | M-Theory | Quantum Physics | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Chern-Simons Theories | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | ORIENTIFOLDS | STRING COMPACTIFICATIONS | THEORY DUALITY | FLUX | SUPERPOTENTIALS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | 3 DIMENSIONS | COUPLINGS | VACUA | CALABI-YAU 4-FOLDS | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Charging | M theory | Cancellation | Fluxes | Gages | Three dimensional | Anomalies | Symmetry | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory

Anomalies in Field and String Theories | F-Theory | M-Theory | Quantum Physics | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Chern-Simons Theories | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | ORIENTIFOLDS | STRING COMPACTIFICATIONS | THEORY DUALITY | FLUX | SUPERPOTENTIALS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | 3 DIMENSIONS | COUPLINGS | VACUA | CALABI-YAU 4-FOLDS | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Charging | M theory | Cancellation | Fluxes | Gages | Three dimensional | Anomalies | Symmetry | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 6/2015, Volume 2015, Issue 6, pp. 1 - 45

We study how to couple a 6D superconformal field theory (SCFT) to gravity. In F-theory, the models in question are obtained working on the supersymmetric...

Anomalies in Field and String Theories | F-Theory | Quantum Physics | Differential and Algebraic Geometry | Conformal and W Symmetry | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | SINGULARITIES | PHASE-TRANSITIONS | INSTANTONS | BRANES | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | STRING THEORY | CALABI-YAU THREEFOLDS | DIMENSIONS | COMPACTIFICATIONS | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Gravitation | Mathematical analysis | Focusing | Lattices | Texts | Polynomials | Strings | Anomalies

Anomalies in Field and String Theories | F-Theory | Quantum Physics | Differential and Algebraic Geometry | Conformal and W Symmetry | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | SINGULARITIES | PHASE-TRANSITIONS | INSTANTONS | BRANES | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | STRING THEORY | CALABI-YAU THREEFOLDS | DIMENSIONS | COMPACTIFICATIONS | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Gravitation | Mathematical analysis | Focusing | Lattices | Texts | Polynomials | Strings | Anomalies

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 1/2015, Volume 2015, Issue 1, pp. 1 - 58

Many four-dimensional supersymmetric compactifications of F-theory contain gauge groups that cannot be spontaneously broken through geometric deformations....

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | Quantum Physics | Intersecting branes models | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | ENHANCED GAUGE-SYMMETRY | FLUX COMPACTIFICATIONS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | STRING THEORY | THREEFOLDS | 6 DIMENSIONS | VACUA | CALABI-YAU 4-FOLDS | SURFACES | GEOMETRY | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Standard model (particle physics) | Deformation | Cancellation | Clusters | Mathematical models | Gages | Gauges | Symmetry | Quantum chromodynamics

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | Quantum Physics | Intersecting branes models | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | ENHANCED GAUGE-SYMMETRY | FLUX COMPACTIFICATIONS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | STRING THEORY | THREEFOLDS | 6 DIMENSIONS | VACUA | CALABI-YAU 4-FOLDS | SURFACES | GEOMETRY | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Standard model (particle physics) | Deformation | Cancellation | Clusters | Mathematical models | Gages | Gauges | Symmetry | Quantum chromodynamics

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Enhanced gauge symmetry in 6D F‐theory models and tuned elliptic Calabi‐Yau threefolds

Fortschritte der Physik, ISSN 0015-8208, 08/2016, Volume 64, Issue 8-9, pp. 581 - 644

We systematically analyze the local combinations of gauge groups and matter that can arise in 6D F‐theory models over a fixed base. We compare the low‐energy...

Calabi‐Yau threefols | F‐Theory | Calabi-Yau threefols | F-Theory | FIBERS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | RESOLUTIONS

Calabi‐Yau threefols | F‐Theory | Calabi-Yau threefols | F-Theory | FIBERS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | RESOLUTIONS

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 6/2018, Volume 2018, Issue 6, pp. 1 - 43

We analyze the anomaly constraints on 6D supergravity theories with a single abelian U(1) gauge factor. For theories with charges restricted to q = ±1, ±2 and...

Supergravity Models | F-Theory | Quantum Physics | Field Theories in Higher Dimensions | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | CALABI-YAU THREEFOLDS | DIMENSIONS | MODELS | COMPACTIFICATIONS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Supergravity | Spectra | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory | High Energy Physics | Theory | Nuclear and particle physics. Atomic energy. Radioactivity | High Energy Physics - Theory | PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS

Supergravity Models | F-Theory | Quantum Physics | Field Theories in Higher Dimensions | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | CALABI-YAU THREEFOLDS | DIMENSIONS | MODELS | COMPACTIFICATIONS | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Supergravity | Spectra | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory | High Energy Physics | Theory | Nuclear and particle physics. Atomic energy. Radioactivity | High Energy Physics - Theory | PHYSICS OF ELEMENTARY PARTICLES AND FIELDS

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 2010, Volume 2010, Issue 11

We perform a global analysis of the space of consistent 6D quantum gravity theories with N = 1 supersymmetry, including models with multiple tensor multiplets....

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | CALABI-YAU THREEFOLDS | ORIENTIFOLDS | DIMENSIONS | REPRESENTATIONS | CHIRAL SUPERGRAVITIES | PHASE-TRANSITIONS | COMPACTIFICATIONS | DUALITY | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | CALABI-YAU THREEFOLDS | ORIENTIFOLDS | DIMENSIONS | REPRESENTATIONS | CHIRAL SUPERGRAVITIES | PHASE-TRANSITIONS | COMPACTIFICATIONS | DUALITY | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | Physics - High Energy Physics - Theory

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Journal of High Energy Physics, ISSN 1126-6708, 12/2017, Volume 2017, Issue 12, pp. 1 - 100

Supergravity theories in more than four dimensions with grand unified gauge symmetries are an important intermediate step towards the ultraviolet completion of...

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | GUT | Quantum Physics | Field Theories in Higher Dimensions | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | STANDARD MODEL | SINGULARITIES | COMPACTIFICATIONS | UNIFIED THEORIES | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | GAUGE UNIFICATION | VACUA | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | String theory | Supersymmetry | Gravitation | Deformation | Supergravity | Dimensional analysis

Superstring Vacua | F-Theory | GUT | Quantum Physics | Field Theories in Higher Dimensions | Quantum Field Theories, String Theory | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics | Elementary Particles, Quantum Field Theory | STANDARD MODEL | SINGULARITIES | COMPACTIFICATIONS | UNIFIED THEORIES | GREEN-SCHWARZ MECHANISM | GAUGE UNIFICATION | VACUA | PHYSICS, PARTICLES & FIELDS | String theory | Supersymmetry | Gravitation | Deformation | Supergravity | Dimensional analysis

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