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## S-duality and mirror symmetry in Chern-Simons theoryAdd to your list(s) Download to your calendar using vCal - Dimofte, T (Princeton)
- Thursday 14 April 2011, 10:00-11:00
- Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute.
If you have a question about this talk, please contact Mustapha Amrani. Moduli Spaces I will present joint work with S. Gukov on S-duality in three-dimensional Chern-Simons theories. Upon analytic continuation, the Chern-Simons “level” k can be taken to be an arbitrary complex number. Then, both Chern-Simons wavefunctions and certain operators that annihilate them acquire a certain symmetry under the inversion of k (S-duality). In terms of the operators, this can be understood in terms of mirror symmetry acting on branes in a hyperkahler space (a Hitchin moduli space). This talk is part of the Isaac Newton Institute Seminar Series series. ## This talk is included in these lists:- All CMS events
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